Communication Disorders Comprehensive, Bachelor of Science in Education

Offered by Department of Communication Disorders

Note: Licensure, teacher certification, and ASHA certification require a Master of Science in Education degree with a Speech-Language Pathology Major.

General Studies
Foundational Core (Written, Math, Oral, Democracy)
Foundational Core courses12
Including:
Academic Writing and Research
Fundamentals of Speech Communication
Teaching in a Democratic Society
Select one of the following:
College Algebra
Plane Trigonometry
Finite Mathematics
Applied Calculus I
Portal
Select one course numbered 1883
Distribution
Aesthetics3
Humanities6
Social Sciences6
Including:
Introduction to American Politics
General Psychology
Natural Sciences8
Including:
General Biology
Select one of the following:
Introductory Chemistry
Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry
General Chemistry
and General Chemistry Laboratory
General Physics I
and Physics I Laboratory
Analytical and Quantitative Thought0
Wellness3
Including:
Healthy Wealthy and Wise
Needed to reach 27 credit hour minimum in Distribution1
Capstone
Select one course numbered 3883
Professional Sequence 1
TE 204Typical/Atypical Growth and Development4
TE 206Instructional Technology and the Preservice Teacher3
TE 306Reading and Inclusion in K-12 Classrooms2
TE 319Management and Assessment in K-12/Secondary Classrooms 22
Major Option
Complete all required courses62
Unrestricted electives
Needed to reach 120 credit hour minimum2
Total Credit Hours120

Major Option

Communication Disorders Core Requirements
CDIS 210Survey of Communication Disorders3
CDIS 215Introduction to Phonetics3
CDIS 252Anatomy & Physiology of the Speech Mechanism3
CDIS 261Normal Language Development3
CDIS 311Clinical Methods and Procedures in Communication Disorders3
CDIS 312Field Experience in Communication Disorders1
CDIS 335Speech and Hearing Science4
CDIS 354Preschool Language Disorders3
CDIS 356Adolescent Language and Communication Disorders2
CDIS 362Articulation Disorders3
CDIS 406Adult Communication Disorders2
CDIS 410Introduction to Audiology4
CDIS 415Aural Rehabilitation3
CDIS 420Research in Communication Disorders3
CDIS 470Professional Issues in Speech/Language Pathology3
CDIS 488Senior Seminar3
PSY 230Human Development3
PSY 250Behavioral Statistics4
Professional Electives
Select 9 credit hours of the following:9
American Sign Language I
American Sign Language II
Clinical Practicum in Speech/Language Pathology
Introduction to Epidemiology
Medical Terminology
Counseling Skills
Introduction to Counseling and Social Advocacy
Special Topics (Medical and Psychological Aspects of Alcohol/Drug Use, Abuse and Addiction) 3
Psych of Motivation
Memory and Cognition
Adolescent Psychology
Adult Development and Aging
Introduction to Language Minority Students
Collaboration, Consultation, and Co-Teaching
Medical Aspects of Individuals with Disabilities
Total Credit Hours62
1

Students must apply for admission to all Teacher Education programs.

2

Must be taken concurrently with CDIS 311 and CDIS 312.

3

See advisor for approved topic.