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2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog 
2012-2013 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Communication Disorders B.S.

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Bachelor Science (B.S.) Degree


(See the “Requirements for Baccalaureate Degrees ” section of this catalog.)

Major in Communication Disorders

(Major Code: 240)

The American Speech-Language and Hearing Association (ASHA), in order to certify and provide professional speech and hearing services, requires a master’s degree in communication disorders. WTAMU’s Communication Disorders Program is nationally accredited through ASHA.

For information about the master of science (M.S.) degree, refer to the “Graduate Catalog”.

University Core Curriculum Requirements

For the “University Core Curriculum” requirements for natural sciences (Code 30) students are required to take one biology and one of either chemistry, physics, or geology. Fore the remainder of the core curriculum, refer to the “University Core Curriculum ” section of this catalog and to the required related courses listed below.

Observation Requirements for the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA)

  •  Total of 25 hours.

Communication Disorders Honors Requirements

Curriculum Guide (suggested course sequence)

Major in Communication Disorders

First Year

Second Year

Third Year

Fourth Year


*An equivalent course (second year, second semester) in French or German.

NOTES: Students may opt to use summers or intersessions to fulfill core curriculum requirements. Fifty-eight hours of communication disorders courses count toward a degree. Students must complete a minimum of 36 hours of upper-division (3000-4000 level) course work of which 30 must be in residence at WTAMU.

Advising Services Degree Checklists

The following Degree Checklist is available by linking to Advising Services Degree Checklists:

  • Communication Disorders B.S.

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