B.S. in Communicative Disorders

The Department of Communicative Disorders offers a program leading to the Bachelor of Science Degree in Communicative Disorders.  Students enrolled in this program are prepared for entry into graduate programs in speech-language pathology, audiology, and speech-hearing science or other areas.

Bachelor of Science Curriculum

Freshman Year

Fall

Spring

 
UNIV 100 University Success

2

   
ART 206 or Art Appreciation orMUS 205 Music Appreciation

3

   
MATH 111 College Algebra

3

   
BIO 101 Introduction to Biology

2

   
BIOL 101 Introduction to Biology Lab

1

   
ENG 104,105 Composition

3

3

 
HIST 101,102 History of Civilization

3

3

 
HE 101 Concepts of Health  

3

 
SCI 201SCIL 201 Physical Science and Lab  

3

 
CSC 115 Digital Computer Principles  

3

 
(Freshman Year Total: 32 Hours)

17

15

 
 

 

 

 

SOPHOMORE YEAR

Fall

Spring

ENG 205 Introduction to Literature     3  
CMD 211 Intro to Communicative Disorders

3

 
SPCH 201 or Speech Arts orSPCH 215 Training the Speaking Voice

3

 
SS 203 Hist & Cultural Foundtn of Educ

2

 
PSY 201 General Psychology

3

 
FLG 101,102 Modern Foreign Languages

3

3

ENG 218 Advanced Composition  

3

COUN 315 Human Growth & Development  

3

CMD 219 Phonetics  

3

GEOG 209 World Regional Geography 3  

3

PHIL 309 Ethics  

3

(Sophomore Year Total: 36 Hours)

18

18

 

 

 

JUNIOR YEAR

Fall

Spring

SPED 311 Exceptnl Child & Youth in School     3  
CMD 312 Anatomy & Phys Speech Mechanics

3

 
CMD 316 Speech & Hearing Science

3

 
CMD 321 Language Development

3

 
HCA 380 Statistics for Health Services

3

 
CMD 310 Intro to Clinical Practicum  

1

CMD 322 Articulation Disorders  

3

CMD 324 Disorders of Fluency  

3

CMD 325 Lang & Cog Disorders in Children  

3

CMD 344 Assessment of Children  

3

SPED 466 Intro to Sign Language  

3

(Junior Year Total: 31 Hours)

15

16

 

 

 

SENIOR YEAR

Fall

Spring

CMD 450 Meth & Mat. In Speech & Language     3  
CMD 480 Clinical Practicum in SLP I

3

 
CMD 495 Senior Project

3

 
Elective Electives Options

3

3

CMD 423 Introduction to Audiology  

3

CMD 486 Clinical Practicum in SLP II  

3

PSY 306 Educational Psychology  

3

(Senior Year Total: 24 Hours)

12

12

TOTAL HOURS: 123