Graduate Degree Requirement

The Master of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders degree program requires a minimum of 54 hours.

I. Core Courses: 45 s.h.

CSD 501 Introduction to Research Methods in Communication Sciences and Disorders (3)
CSD 503 Seminar in Professional Affairs (2)
CSD 504 Seminar in Speech-Language Pathology (2)
CSD 510 Motor Speech Disorders (3)
CSD 514 Assessment and Treatment of Child Language Disorders (3)
CSD 521 Methods in Public Schools (3)
CSD 523 Neurological Disorders I: Aphasia (3)
CSD 524 Neurological Disorders II: Cognitive and Degenerative Disorders (3)
CSD 525 Dysphagia: Assessment and Intervention (3)
CSD 535 Voice Disorders (3)
CSD 547 Fluency and Fluency Disorders (3)
CSD 548 Articulation and Phonological Disorders (3)
CSD 549 Augmentative and Alternative Communication (3)
CSD 550 Audiology for the Speech-Language Pathologist (2)
CSD 587 Clinical Practicum in Speech-Language Evaluation (1)
CSD 588 Clinical Practicum in Speech-Language Pathology (4)
CSD 604 Graduate Portfolio (0)

II. Select one of the following internship options:

A. Internship: 10 s.h.

CSD 600 Internship in Communication Disorders (9)

B. Public School Internship: 10 s.h.

CSD 522 Internship in the Public School (5)
CSD Internship in Communication Disorders (5)


In addition to the coursework above, all students must complete all clinical clock hours required for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) before the master's degree will be awarded.