Graduate Course Sequence

Course #

Fall Semester 1

Credit Hours

SLP 500

Speech Sound Disorders

3

SLP 510

Language Disorders in Children 0-5

3

SLP 540

Adult Neurogenic Disorders I

3

SLP 501

Practicum Seminar I: Managing Behavior & Service Delivery  

1

SLP 502

Clinical Practicum I (Speech and Hearing Screening/Diagnostics)

4

SLP 570

Research Methods & Evidence Based Practice

3

 

Total Credits  

17

Course #

Spring Semester 1

Credit Hours

SLP 530

Speech-Language Pathology Practice in Schools

3

SLP 585

Voice and Velopharyngeal  Disorders

3

SLP 550

Dysphagia

3

SLP 503

Practicum Seminar II: Eligibility & Evaluation

1

SLP 504

Clinical Practicum II (Preschool Speech/Language Disorders)

4

SLP 580

Disorders of Fluency

3

 

Total Credits  

17

Course #

Late Spring/First Year Summer 

Credit Hours

SLP 511, 512, 513

Clinical Intensive Workshops (You will complete one of the three options: SLP 511 Neurogenic Disorders, SLP 512 Adult Speech Disorders, SLP 513 Fluency Disorders)

3

Course #

First Year Summer I & II

Credit Hours

SLP 520

Aural Rehabilitation

3

SLP 505

Practicum Seminar III: Record Keeping & Documentation 

1

SLP 506

Clinical Practicum III (Medical Settings)

4-6

 

Total Credits (Late spring + summer)  

11-13

Course #

Fall Semester II

Credit Hours

SLP 560

Adult Neurogenic Disorders II

3

SLP 600

Autism, AAC, and Severe Disorders of Communication

3

SLP 507 & 508 OR...

Practicum Seminar IV (fall or spring) & Practicum IV: Specialty Placement or Student Teaching (fall or spring)

5 OR... 

... SLP 601 & 602

Student Teaching Seminar and Student Teaching (fall or spring)

... 7

SLP 610

ELECTIVE: Special Topics in Communication Disorders I

(3)

 

Total Credits  

11-16

Course #

Spring Semester II

Credit Hours

SLP 507 & 508 OR...

Practicum Seminar IV (fall or spring) & Practicum IV: Specialty Placement or Student Teaching (fall or spring)

5

... SLP 601 & 602

Practicum Seminar V and Practicum V: Student Teaching or Medical Externship (fall or spring)

7

SLP 525

Elective: Topics in Cultural-Linguistic Diversity 

(3)

SLP 611

 

Elective: Special Topics in Communication Disorders II

(3)

SLP 680 Elective: Education of Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders (3)

SLP 690

SLP Capstone

3

 

Total Credits  

11-16

Course #

Elective Second Year Summer

Credit Hours

SLP 699

Elective: Special Topics in Communication Disorders III

(3)

SLP 509

Elective: Specialty Practicum V

(1-3)

 

Total Credits  

0-(6)

 

Total Program Credits  

67-85