CURRENT 2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Mar 20, 2019  
CURRENT 2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog

Communication Sciences and Disorders, BS

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Total number of hours for the program: 128.

This is a pre-professional program. Licensure and certification by the State of North Carolina and the Council on Academic Accreditation of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association require successful completion of a master’s degree.

Liberal Studies (42 hours)

Liberal Studies Program Requirements  

Concentration or a minor (24 hours)

Students may choose to take courses from the Related Professional Course (RPC - 24 hours) or complete a minor (18 - 24 hours). Minors less than 24 hours would require students to take additional general electives.


General electives include 20 hours. To meet a university requirement, students should take 25 percent of total hours at WCU and at the 300-400 level. Visit the department’s website at to view the eight-semester curriculum guide.

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