Curriculum

Speech-Language Pathology

Pre-Professional Courses

(If you have at least three of the five courses listed below, you will be considered to have a speech background.)

Complete the following 5 courses for 15 semester hours for students with incomplete or no undergraduate background:

CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND

383
408
409
410
468

Introduction to Language Development
Phonetic Study of Speech Sounds
Anatomy and Physiology of Speech and Hearing Systems  
Neurophysiological Bases of Communication
Clinical Procedures in Audiology

3
3
3
3
3

Major Requirements

Required Courses

Complete Core Courses (46 semester hours)

CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND

500
511
512
515
517
518
520
521
524
525
534
583
585
587
592
595
596

Language Assessment
Language Disorders of Adults
Diagnosis in Speech-Language Pathology
Voice Disorders
Phonological and Articulation Disorders
Adv Lang Dis of Adults
Audiology for SLP
Clinical Process and Proc. in Speech-Language Pathology  
Evaluation and Treatment of Swallowing Disorders
Motor Speech Disorders
Speech and Hearing Science
Language Disorders of Children
Fluency Disorders
Language Disorders of School Age Children
Research in Speech-Language Pathology
Applying Research I
Applying Research II

3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
2
3
3
1
1

Practica Requirements (11-20 SH)

Complete 11 semester hours from the following list by advisement.

*CSND
*CSND
*CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND

 

535
562
599
600
600
603

 

Beginning Practicum in Comm Disorders
Intermediate Practicum in Comm Disorders
Advanced Practicum in Speech-Language Pathology
Externship in Speech-Language Pathology
Can be taken twice
School Externship in Speech-Language Pathology

*CSND 535, 562, 599 may be repeated if recommended

       3-6
3-6
3-6
1
1
1




 

Specialization Electives (by advisement; select 2)

Complete 4 semester hours from the following list by advisement.

CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
CSND
*CSND

514
555
556
557
558
559
573
584
594
598
600




Communication Disorders of Aged
APD for SLP
AAC Across the Lifespan
Evaluation and Treatment of Autism
Multiculture Across the Lifespan
Pediatric Feeding
Org. & Adm. of Sp & Hear Pgms in Schools
Craniofacial Disorders & Syn.
Independent Study
Problems and Issues in Communication Disorders
Externship in Speech-Language Pathology
*(if taken for a third semester)           

 3
3
2
2
2
2
3
2
1-3
1-3
1




Culminating Experience

Successfully complete the Culminating Project. Results must be reported to the Graduate Office by the department.