B.S. Communication Sciences and Disorders, Pre-Speech-Language Pathology

Program Admissions Requirements

There are no program admissions requirements for the B.S. in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Pre-Speech-Language Pathology.

General Education

The listing below includes program requirements that also fulfill General Education requirements.

Objective 16
Objective 23
Objective 3 - MATH 1153 13
Objective 4 - CSD 11516
Objective 5 - BIOL 2227/BIOL 2227L, CHEM 11008
Objective 6 - PSYC 11016
Students must fulfill Objective 7 or Objective 83
Objective 7 - SOC 2248
Objective 8
Objective 9- CSD 22563
Total Credits38

“P” courses are equivalent to the original course.

Major Requirements

CSD 1151American Sign Language I (Partially satisfies General Education Objective 4)4
CSD 2205Introduction to Professions in Communication Sciences3
CSD 2256Deaf Culture and Community (Satisfies General Education Objective 9)3
CSD 3310Speech Science: The Acoustical Nature of Sound and Speech3
CSD 3315Clinical Processes Pediatric2
CSD 3321Clinical Phonetics and Phonology3
CSD 3325
Speech Sound Development and Disorders
and Speech Sound Development and Disorders Lab
CSD 3330Language Science3
CSD 3335Language Development and Disorders3
CSD 3341Audiometry and Hearing Science3
CSD 3350
Anatomy & Physiology of the Speech and Swallowing Mechanisms
and Anatomy & Physiology of the Speech and Swallowing Mechanisms Lab
CSD 4405Neuroscience for Communication Disorders3
CSD 4417Interdisciplinary Evaluation Team1
CSD 4420Clinical Processes Adult2
CSD 4445Aural Rehabilitation3
CSD 4460Educational Audiology3
BIOL 2227
Human Anatomy and Physiology 1
and Human Anatomy and Physiology 1 Lab (Partially satisfies General Education Objective 5) 1
or BIOL 3301
Advanced Human Anatomy and Physiology 1
and Advanced Human Anatomy and Physiology 1 Lab
Choose one of the following course sequences in partial fulfillment of General Education Objective 5:4
Concepts of Chemistry
General Chemistry I
and General Chemistry I Lab
Essentials of Physics
Elements of Physics
and Elements of Physics Laboratory
General Physics I
and General Physics I Laboratory
ENGL 3307Professional and Technical Writing3
DHS 1110Introduction to Health Professions3
or HCA 1115 Global Health Systems
MATH 1153Statistical Reasoning 13
PSYC 1101Introduction to Psychology3
PSYC 2225Child Development3
or PSYC 3332 Psychology of Adolescence
SOC 2248Critical Analysis of Social Diversity3
Total Credits73

BIOL 2227 and BIOL 2227L may be waived for transfer students who are transferring courses equivalent to BIOL 3301BIOL 3301/BIOL 3301L requires BIOL 1101/BIOL 1101L or BIOL 2227/BIOL 2227L as a prerequisite. Either BIOL 1101/BIOL 1101L or BIOL 2227/BIOL 2227L will partially fulfill General Education Objective 5. 

Degree Totals

Program Admissions Requirements0
General Education38
Major Requirements (Required General Education credits removed)53
Free Electives29
Upper Division Free Electives0
Total Credits120

Recommended Courses

CSD 4425Speech Language Pathology Methods and Application2
ENGL/ANTH 1107Nature of Language3

 ISU Degree Requirements

ISU General Education

Major Academic Plan (MAP)