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COMMUNICATIVE DISORDERS

Department of Allied Health Sciences

The University awards the Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Communicative Disorders to the student upon successful completion of the curriculum listed below. This program of study includes academic and clinical education experiences. Upon completion of the program of study, the student is eligible for licensure in Louisiana as a speech therapy assistant and formal graduate study. A master's degree is required for anyone seeking certification.

CLR – Computer Literacy Requirement GER – General Education Requirement
OCR – Oral Communication Requirement UR – University Requirement

Bachelor of Science Degree in Communicative Disorders

Suggested Course Sequence:

FRESHMAN YEAR Sem. Hrs. SOPHOMORE YEAR Sem. Hrs.
BIOL (GER) 6 COMD 278, 279, 281, 327 12
ENGL 101, 102 (GER) 6 EDUC 211 3
Freshman Seminar Course (UR) 1 ENGL 251 or 252 or 255 or 256 (GER) and 368 (GER) 6
HIST 101, 102 (GER) 6 FACS 231 3
MATH 101, 102 or 105 (GER) 6 PSYC 212 3
PSYC 101 (GER) 3 SOCI 204 (GER) 3
SPCH 101 (OCR) 3   30
  31  
JUNIOR YEAR Sem. Hrs. SENIOR YEAR Sem. Hrs.
COMD 330, 340, 350, 380, 384, 386, 390, 395, 397 26 Arts Elective (GER) 3
PHYS 121 (GER) 3 COMD 400, 415, 425, 430, 436, 440 18
PSYC 208 3 Computer Literacy Elective (CLR) 3
  32 FACS 460 3
  NURS 311, 315 4
  31

Total Hours Required for Degree: 124