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Bachelor of Science in Speech Pathology and Audiology


The Communication Sciences and Disorders program offers an undergraduate degree in speech pathology/speech and hearing science. Communication Sciences and Disorders is located in Keeling Health Center, which also houses the Clarion University Speech and Hearing Clinic. The clinic serves patients with communication disorders, and an opportunity for students to obtain clinical experience.  Off-campus clinical externship sites for students' clinical training are available in a variety of settings.

Questions

We welcome all inquiries concerning our programs.  For more information, you may send us an email  or call us at 814-393-2581. We also are available to meet you or arrange tours of our facilities.

Suggested Sequence of Courses

 March 2012

FIRST SEMESTER:

CSD 125: Introduction to Communication Disorders, 3 cr.

CSD 150: Speech Science, 3 cr.

SECOND SEMESTER:

CSD 156: Phonetics and Phonology, 3 cr.

FIRST OR SECOND SEMESTER:

BIO      Biology Course, 3 cr.

PHSC   Physical Science Course, 3 cr.

THIRD SEMESTER:

CSD 251: Anatomy of Speech and Hearing Mechanisms, 3 cr.

CSD 257: Developmental Sequences in Language and Speech 3, cr.

FOURTH SEMESTER:

CSD 258: Language Disorders in Children, 3 cr.

FIFTH SEMESTER:

CSD 352: Speech Disorders, 3 cr.

SIXTH SEMESTER:

CSD 353: Adult Communication Disorders, 3 cr.

SEVENTH SEMESTER:

CSD 460: Introduction to Audiology, 3 cr.

CSD 467: Clinical Observation, 3 cr.

CSD 475: Augmentative and Alternative Communication, 3 cr.

EIGHTH SEMESTER

CSD 463:  Aural Rehabilitation (Pre-requisite CSD 460), 3 cr.

SEVENTH OR EIGHTH SEMESTER:

CSD  472:  Seminar in Speech Science, 3 cr.