Communication Disorders Admission
Admission to the undergraduate Communication Disorders Program is selective and competitive. Preference is given to WTAMU pre-communication disorders students. Applications are due by April 1 for admission into the following fall CD classes. One class is admitted each year and will be capped at 40 students. Student acceptance will be confirmed by June 15. Prerequisite: CD admission course includes CD 2374 .
Minimum admission criteria include:
- Minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0.
- Completion of with a minimum grade of “B”.
- Complete application.
- Meet the criteria of minimal technical standards.
Application materials may be requested from the director of the Communication Disorders Program in the Virgil Henson Activities Center, Room 242, or by calling 806-651-5109.
The completed application and an official copy of all college transcripts must be returned prior to April 1 for consideration. Return all items to:
Brenda Fields Cross, Au.D., FAAA, CCC-A
Program Director, Communication Disorders
West Texas A&M University
WTAMU Box 60757
Canyon, TX 79016-0001
Applicants are accepted for admission by ranked order using the formula listed below.
Academic performance - cumulative GPA and prerequisite GPA: 50%
Application and committee review: 50%
Full acceptance - A student may be accepted to the CD program upon completion of all stated WTAMU CD program admission requirements without any deficiencies.
Applicants not selected may reapply for admission the following year.