ARCHIVED 2007-2008 Graduate Catalog 
    
    Dec 08, 2019  
ARCHIVED 2007-2008 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Communication Sciences and Disorders


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The program leading to the M.S. degree in communication sciences and disorders requires a minimum of 60 hours of graduate study, including completion of a series of supervised clinical internships totaling no less than 350 hours. Experiences will be obtained at on-campus and off-campus locations. The program is designed to meet the needs of students who wish to work in schools and other professional settings. The program adheres to the academic and clinical education requirements set by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, the North Carolina Board of Examiners for Speech and Language Pathologists and Audiologists, and the North Carolina State Department of Public Instruction. The completed program entitles the graduate to Advanced Licensure in the state of North Carolina.

Electives


  • three 3-hour guided electives in communication sciences and disorders.
    The three 3- hour guided electives in communication sciences and disorders can include one of the following two options:

1. Master’s Project


  • 3 hours of CSD 798 (Master’s project) in which they must complete comprehensive exams 
  • two other elective offerings

2. Thesis


  • two other elective offerings

Clinical Practicum in Communication Sciences and Disorders


Enrollment in Clinical Practicum in Communication Sciences and Disorders (below) is required each semester and must total no less than 15 credit hours.

Required If Not Previously Completed


The following courses or their equivalent are required (if not completed previously at the bachelor’s level): CSD 301, 370, 372, 380, 450, 470, 473, 477, 478, and 479.

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