Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences (Emphasis in Speech-Language Pathology)

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Total Semester Credit Hours Required

120 semester credit hours.

Major

46 semester credit hours.

Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences (Emphasis in Speech-Language Pathology) Program of Study

First Year
FallSemester Credit Hours
ENG 1013Composition I3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
Mathematics Core3
SOCI 1013 (Social/Behavioral Science Core (GP)Introductory Sociology3
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience1
Elective2
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
ENG 1023Composition II3
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
MATH 1703Elementary Statistics I3
Select one of the following Life/Physical Science courses:4
Human Anatomy and Physiology I 
Human Biology 
Principles of Biology I 
Elective3
 Semester Credit Hours16
Second Year
Fall
Multicultural Women's Studies CAO Core3
Select one of the following Life/Physical Science Cores:4
Physics
 
Chemistry
 
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
COMS 2223Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders3
Elective3
 Semester Credit Hours16
Spring
Language, Philosophy, and Culture Core3
Creative Arts Core3
GOV 2023Texas Government3
Elective3
Elective3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Third Year
Fall
COMS 2233Anatomy and Physiology for Speech and Language3
COMS 3333Phonetics, Phonology, and Transcription3
COMS 3523Audiology I3
Elective3
Elective3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
COMS 3063Normal Speech and Language Development3
COMS 3503Speech Disorders and Intervention3
COMS 3533Assisted Listening Strategies3
COMS 4633Speech and Hearing Science3
Elective3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Fourth Year
Fall
COMS 3553Normal Language Development in School Age Children3
COMS 4203Diagnostic Procedures I3
COMS 4483English Sign Systems3
Elective3
Elective3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
COMS 3563Language Disorders and Intervention3
COMS 4101Study in Speech and Language Development1
COMS 4303Introduction to Clinical Processes3
COMS 4653Literacy Development in the Hearing Impaired3
COMS 4623The Brain and Language: an Introduction3
 Semester Credit Hours13
 Total Semester Credit Hours: 120

(GP) courses satisfy global perspectives graduation requirement.