Admissions Basics

Required Prerequisites

Speech and Hearing Prerequisites for Admission to the Graduate Program:

  • Anatomy and Physiology of the Speech and Hearing Mechanism (3 credits)
  • Phonetics (3 credits)
  • Normal Language and Literacy Development (3 credits)
  • Brain Science
  • Basic Speech Science
  • Articulation and Phonological Development and Disorders (3 credits)
  • Child Language Disorders: Assessment and Intervention (3 credits)
  • Basic Audiology (3 credits)
  • Aural Rehabilitation or equivalent (3 credits)
  • Clinical Observation (3 credits) 

Prerequisites from other subject areas:

  • Social and/or Behavioral Science Course (3 credits)
  • Biological Science Course (3 credits)
  • Physical Science Course (3 credits)
  • Statistics (3 credits)
  • *Educational Psychology (or equivalent)
  • *Speech and Language Disabilities in Educational Settings
  • * Social Foundations of Education (or equivalent)
  • *Fine or Performing Arts (3 credits)
  • *History (3 credits)
  • * Language other than English  (This requirement can be met by demonstrating proficiency in a language other than English or by completing either two semesters of one language or one intermediate level course.) 

*Prerequisite courses for the SLPTC majors only.