Speech Pathology and Audiology, B.A. (47.5-Credit Major)

Effective: Spring 2019. Students whose major declaration for this program is effective beginning in the Spring of 2019 or thereafter must follow these requirements. Students whose declarations were for previous semesters follow the requirements that were in effect at the time of declaration. See link below for the most recent Speech Pathology and Audiology, B.A. requirements prior to Spring 2019. Please refer to DegreeWorks or consult an advisor to review your requirements and track your progress. 

All applicants to the Major must first apply for admission to the College. After being admitted to the College, students apply to the Department of Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences to declare a Major in Speech Pathology and Audiology. Students must complete four 200 Level courses: SPV (LNG) 245; SPV (LNG 160) 246; SPV 228; and SPV (LNG) 247) and maintain a minimum cumulative index of 2.7 (B-) in these courses to remain in the major and to advance to 300 level courses, by permission only. Students who do not maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.7 in these first four 200 level courses may use them as a Minor in Speech Pathology and Audiology.

The required credits are distributed as follows:

Credits
SPV 228Introduction to Audiology

3

SPV 245Articulatory Phonetics

3

SPV 246Introduction to Linguistics

3

SPV 247Anatomy and Physiology of the Speech Mechanism

3

SPV 312Bilingualism

3

SPV 321Language Acquisition

3

SPV 326Speech Pathology: Functional Disorders

3

SPV 327Speech Pathology: Organic Disorders

3

SPV 349Speech and Hearing Sciences

3

SPV 430Clinical Methods and Supervised Observation

3

Social Science requirement:

Credits
PSY 166General Psychology

3

Or

SOC 166Fundamentals of Sociology

3

Biological Science requirement:

Credits
BIO 183Human Biology

4

Or

BIO 166Principles of Biology: Cells and Genes

4

Natural Science requirement:

Credits
PHY 140The Physics of Sound

3.5

Statistics requirement:

Credits
MAT 132Introduction to Statistics

4

Writing requirement:

Credits
ENW 3070Health and Science Writing

3

Speech Pathology and Audiology BA Prior to Spring 2019

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