Speech-Language Pathology Degree Plan

 Program Requirements

Admission to the Teacher Education Program
Satisfy the Foreign Language Competency Requirement
Satisfy the Professional Portfolio Requirement
Admission to the Professional Trimester

Overall Grade Point Average 2.5
2.75 Grade Point Average in Certification Area
Successful Completion of Certification Exams


Required General Education/Liberal Arts Courses: 47 Hours

IDS 1001 Freshman Orientation 
IDS 1013 Rhetoric/Critical Thinking
IDS 1113 Writing I
IDS 1213 Writing II
IDS 1133 Individual in Contemporary Society
IDS 1223 Mathematics in the Modern World
IDS 2013 Foundations of Physical Science
IDS 2023 Foundations of Life Science
IDS 2011 Foundations of Life Science Lab
IDS 2133 American Civilization (History/Government) I
IDS 2143 American Civilization (History/Government) II
IDS 3223 Political and Economic Systems
IDS 3313 World Thought and Culture I (to 500 C.E)
IDS 3323 World Thought and Culture II (500 to 1650 C.E.)
IDS 4333 World Thought and Culture III (1650 C.E. to Present).
IDS 4522 Senior Seminar
PHED 1011 Concepts of Health and Fitness
PHED 1 hour Activity Artistic Expression Requirement, 2 hours


Required Professional Education Courses: 11 Hours

EDUC 2002 Orientation to Teaching
EDUC 2011 Directed Field Experiences I
EDUC 2022 Education of the Exceptional Child
EDUC 2103 Human Development and Learning
SLPA 4633  Speech-Language Pathology in the School


Required Elementary Education Courses: 44 Hours

SLPA 1123 Introduction to Speech-Language Pathology
SLPA 1143 Phonetics
SLPA 1153 Normal Speech & Language Development
SLPA 2011 Field Observation

SLPA 2103 Anatomy & Physiology of the Speech/Hearing Mechanisms
SLPA 2113 Audiology
SLPA 2123 Ariculation Disorders
SLPA 2342 Language Disorders I
SLPA 2652 Diagnostic Methods in Speech-Language Pathology
SLPA 3113 Clinical Procedures in Speech-Language Pathology 
SLPA 3123 Language Disorders II
SLPA 3642 Clinical Practicum in Speech-Language Pathology I
SLPA 3653 Speech Reading/Auditory Training/Aural Rehabilitation
SLPA 4102 Clinical Practicum in Speech-Language Pathology II
SLPA 4602 Stuttering
SLPA 4613 Organic Disorders
SLPA 4623 Voice Disorders