Communicative Sciences and Disorders B.A.

Bachelor of Arts - Communicative Sciences & Disorders

College of ED & Human Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 67

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2017-2018

General Education Requirements

Information regarding these requirements can be found in the General Education Section of the catalog. 

Summary

Lower Core Courses22
Upper Core Courses24
Degree Electives18-20
Biological Science Requirement
Physical Science Requirement
Statistics Requirement
Psychology Requirement
Modern and Classical Language Requirement
Total Hours64-66

Lower Core Courses

Rule: All courses listed are required

CSD 110The Field of CSD3
CSD 210Speech & Lang Devel3
CSD 221NFundamentals of Acoustics3
CSD 222Intro to Audiology3
LING 270SIntro to Linguistics3
PSYX 100SIntro to Psychology3
PSYX 120Research Methods I3
Total Hours21
Minimum Required Grade: C-

Upper Core Courses

Rule: All courses listed are required

BIOH 330Anat & Phys Speech Mech3
CSD 320Phono Devel & Phonetics3
CSD 345Developmental Speech & Language Disorders3
CSD 405The Clinical Process3
CSD 420Speech Science3
CSD 430Senior Capstone3
CSD 450Intro to Aural Rehabilitation3
Total Hours21

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Degree Electives

Rule: Must complete the following subcategories

18 Total Credits Required

Biological Science Requirement

Rule: Choose 1 of the listed courses

Select one of the following:3-4
Discover Biology
Principles of Living Systems
and Prncpls of Living Systems Lab
Total Hours3-4

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Physical Science Requirement

Rule: 1 chemistry or physics course, which must be at the 100-level or above and a minimum of 3 credits

Note: Student may take another approved physical science course.

Statistics Requirement

Rule: Choose 1 of the listed courses

Select one of the following:3-4
Psychological Statistics
Social Statistics
Introduction to Statistics
Total Hours3-4

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Psychology Requirement

Rule: Choose 1 of the listed courses

PSYX 230Developmental Psychology3
or PSYX 233 Fund of Psychology of Aging
Total Hours3

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Modern and Classical Language Requirement

Rule: Choose a sequence of 2 semesters

Note: Student must take a sequence (2 semesters) of a modern or classical language.

Suggested Course of Study

First Year
CSD 110The Field of CSD3
PSYX 100SIntro to Psychology3
M 115Probability and Linear Mathematics3
WRIT 101College Writing I3
LING 270SIntro to Linguistics3
BIOB 101NDiscover Biology3
or BIOB 160N Principles of Living Systems
Second Year
BIOH 330Anat & Phys Speech Mech3
CSD 210Speech & Lang Devel3
CSD 221NFundamentals of Acoustics3
CSD 222Intro to Audiology3
PSYX 120Research Methods I3
PSYX 230Developmental Psychology3
or PSYX 233 Fund of Psychology of Aging
Third Year
Select one from the following:3
Introduction to Statistics
Psychological Statistics
Social Statistics
CSD 320Phono Devel & Phonetics3
Fourth Year
CSD 405The Clinical Process3
CSD 420Speech Science3
CSD 430Senior Capstone3
CSD 450Intro to Aural Rehabilitation3
CSD 480Multicultural Issues3
Total Hours57