Academic Catalog

Speech-Language Pathology Major — B.S.

This B.S. degree requires 60 liberal arts credits out of the 120 credits required for graduation. 


Major Requirements61-71
Integrative Core Curriculum and Electives 150-59
Total Credits120

Degree Requirements 

SLPA Courses
SLPA 11010Phonetics3
SLPA 12000Information Research Strategies for Speech Language Pathology and Audiology2
SLPA 15000Introduction to Communication Disorders3
SLPA 21200Anatomy and Physiology of the Speech and Hearing Mechanisms3
SLPA 21600Child Language and Literacy Development3
SLPA 23500Language and Speech Sound Disorders in Children4
SLPA 24000Basic Audiology3
SLPA 24200Aural Rehabilitation3
SLPA 36000Brain Science3
SLPA 36500Basic Speech Science3
SLPA 37000Clinical Observation3
SLPA 47200Clinical Methods3
SLPA 47300Clinical Practicum1
SLPA Restricted Elective Course
Select one of the following:3
Perspectives on Deafness
Voice and Swallowing Disorders
Advanced Clinical Audiology
Communication Disorders in the Aging Population
Communication Disorders in Culturally Diverse Populations
Science Courses
BIOL xxxxxBiological science elective (at least 3 credits)3
Select one of the following:3-4
PHYS xxxxx
Physical science elective
CHEM xxxxx
Physical science elective
Language Courses
Language other than English
2 consecutive courses in ONE language: ASL counts for SLP majors0-6
Statistics Course
Select one of the following:3-4
Basic Statistical Reasoning
Statistics for the Health, Life, and Social Sciences
Statistics in Psychology
Humanities and Social Science Courses
PSYC 10400Introduction to Developmental Psychology3
HIST XXXXXHistory Elective 3-4
EDUC 21010Educational Psychology3
EDUC 34000Social and Cultural Foundations of Education3
Total Credits61-70

This B.S. degree requires 60 liberal arts credits out of the 120 credits required for graduation.