This program in Speech-Language Pathology prepares students for certification by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and for New York State licensure as a speech-language pathologist. Students who seek preparation to teach children with speech or language disabilities must meet New York State Teacher Certification requirements, including additional coursework and successful completion of New York State Teacher Certification exams.
Major Departmental Requirements 61-64 Credit Hours
*Students will take CSD 543 and CSD 544 for either 1 or 3 credits, for a total of 4 credits between the two courses.
Total Minimum Credit Hours 61
Additional Degree Requirements
All students must meet the American Speech- Language-Hearing Association’s academic and clinical requirements for the Certificate of Clinical Competence and New York State Licensure requirements in order to graduate. Students who desire Teacher Certification also must meet State Education Department requirements, which may include additional coursework as well as successful completion of New York State Teacher Certification exams.
Students must pass a departmental summative assessment before graduating.