Speech-Language Pathology (B.S.)

Admission Requirements

Students are eligible to apply for admission to the department as freshmen. If transferring into the SLP program as a sophomore or junior, a minimum GPA of 2.0 or better is required for admission.

Program Requirements

Intellectual Foundations Requirements
33-39 credit hours33-39
Speech-Language Pathology Major Requirements (52 credit hours)
EXE 100NATURE AND NEEDS OF INDIVIDUALS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS3
EXE 245COMMUNITY SERVICE WITH INDIVIDUALS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS3
SPF 202CHILD DEVELOPMENT AND EDUCATION3
SPF 302EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY: ELEMENTARY EDUCATION3
SLP 205INTRODUCTION TO SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY AND AUDIOLOGY (recommended elective for freshmen and sophomores)3
SLP 206BUILDING SOCIAL CONNECTIONS: COMMUNICATION, LANGUAGE AND CONVERSATION (recommended elective for freshmen and sophomores)3
SLP 302CLINICAL PHONETICS3
SLP 303LANGUAGE ACQUISITION3
SLP 304ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY OF SPEECH AND HEARING MECHANISMS3
SLP 305COMMUNICATION DISORDERS I3
SLP 314AUDIOLOGY3
SLP 328AUDIOLOGY LAB1
SLP 329LANGUAGE ACQUISITION LAB1
SLP 401AURAL REHABILITATION3
SLP 405COMMUNICATION DISORDERS II3
SLP 411INTRODUCTION TO LANGUAGE DISORDERS IN CHILDREN3
SLP 412SPEECH ACOUSTICS AND PERCEPTION3
SLP 424SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY PROGRAMS IN SCHOOLS3
SLP 428ACOUSTICS LAB1
SLP 429CLINICAL ACTIVITY1
All College Electives
35-41 credit hours35-41
ASHA Requirments.
These may also be used to fulfill Intellectual Foundation requirements:
3 credits in biological sciences
3 credits in physical sciences (chemistry OR physics for non-majors)
3 credits in statistics
Total Credit Hours120