Curriculum in Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences

Students desiring a degree in Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences must formally apply for admission to the program after completion of 30 semester hours of course work that meets university core requirements.

Applications and procedures for admission are available on the departmental website. Students must apply for admission by January 31 to begin the major in summer semester and applications must be received by May 31 to begin the major in fall semester. Applications may be submitted at any time prior to the deadlines. Students must earn a C or higher in each major course. SLHS courses with grades below C must be repeated to count in major which may cause graduation to be delayed.

Freshman
FallHoursSpringHours
ENGL 1100 English Composition I3ENGL 1120 English Composition II3
Foreign Language I (College Core)4Foreign Language II (College Core)4
Core History3Core Humanities3
Select one of the following:3Core Mathematics3
PSYC 2010/2017 Introduction to Psychology
 Core Social Science3
ANTH 1000 Introduction to Anthropology
  
SOCY 1000 Sociology: Global Perspective
  
Elective/Supporting course23 
 16 16
Sophomore
FallHoursSpringHours
BIOL 1000 Introduction to Biology
   & BIOL 1001 Introduction to Biology Laboratory
4COMM 1000 Public Speaking3
Core Literature3BIOL 1010 A Survey of Life
   & BIOL 1011 A Survey of Life Laboratory
4
SLHS 3000 Introduction to Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences33Core Fine Arts3
Elective/Supporting courses21Elective/ Supporting Coursework23
Physical Science14Core History3
CHEM 1010 Survey of Chemistry I
  
CHEM 1011 Survey of Chemistry I Laboratory
  
PHYS 1000 Foundations of Physics
  
 15 16
Junior
FallHoursSpringHours
SLHS 3400 Anatomy and Physiology of Speech3SLHS 3410 Articulatory Phonetics and Phonological Development3
SLHS 4520 Language Acquisition3SLHS 3560 Neuroanatomy for Communication Disorders3
SLHS 4600 Audiology and Hearing Science3SLHS 4560 Child and Adolescent Language Disorder3
Elective/Supporting courses25SLHS 4650 Introduction to Clinical Procedures in Audiology3
 Elective/Supporting course23
 14 15
Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
SLHS 4510 Articulation Disorders3SLHS 4530 Fluency Disorders3
SLHS 4580 Introduction to Clinical Procedures in Speech-Language Pathology3SLHS 4540 Vocal Disorders3
SLHS 4400 Adult Neurogenic Communication Disorders3SLHS 4620 Hearing Rehabilitation3
Elective/Supporting courses26SLHS 4910 Clinical Practicum in Speech-Language Pathology41
 Elective/Supporting course23
 UNIV 4AA0 Creed to Succeed0
 15 13
Total Hours: 120


SUMMER STARTING SEQUENCE

Junior
SummerHours
SLHS 3000 Introduction to Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences3
SLHS 3400 Anatomy and Physiology of Speech3
SLHS 4520 Language Acquisition3
Elective/Supporting course16
Junior
FallHours
SLHS 3410 Articulatory Phonetics and Phonological Development3
SLHS 3560 Neuroanatomy for Communication Disorders3
SLHS 4560 Child and Adolescent Language Disorder3
SLHS 4600 Audiology and Hearing Science3
Elective/Supporting course13
Senior
SpringHours
SLHS 4400 Adult Neurogenic Communication Disorders3
SLHS 4510 Articulation Disorders3
SLHS 4580 Introduction to Clinical Procedures in Speech-Language Pathology3
SLHS 4620 Hearing Rehabilitation3
Senior
SummerHours
SLHS 4530 Fluency Disorders3
SLHS 4540 Vocal Disorders3
SLHS 4650 Introduction to Clinical Procedures in Audiology3
SLHS 4910 Clinical Practicum in Speech-Language Pathology21
UNIV 4AA0 Creed to Succeed0

TOTAL HOURS - 120