Prerequisite Courses for Hearing, Speech and Language Sciences Graduate Program
Bachelor's degree required prior to enrolling into the graduate program: Yes
NOTE Bachelor degree may be from a variety of related disciplines.
All courses must be taken prior to starting the Graduate program unless otherwise noted.
|Course prerequisite name or subject area||Required, Recommended, or Conditionally Required||Semester Hours||Quarter Hours||Additional clarifying information (if any)|
|Introduction to Communication Disorders||Required||Varies||Varies|
|Anatomy/Physiology of Speech and Hearing||Required||Varies||Varies|
|American Sign Language||Required||Varies||Varies||Students may take during graduate school at OU|
|Aural Rehabilitation||Required for MA SLP only||Varies||Varies||SLP students may take during graduate school at OU. The course is incorporated into the AuD curriculum.|
|Statistics||Required for MA SLP only||Varies||Varies||This needs to be a stand-alone statistics course.|
|Physical Science||Required||Varies||Varies||It must be a chemistry or physics course.|
|Social or Behavioral Science||Required||Varies||Varies|
ADDITIONAL PREREQUISITE COURSE WORK HIGHLY RECOMMENDED FOR ANYONE CONSIDERING WORKING AS AN SLP IN A PUBLIC OR PRIVATE SCHOOL OR EDUCATIONAL SERVICE CENTER OR K-12 SETTING OF ANY TYPE (i.e., MRDD)
Child Development (OU courses: PSY 2410 or EDEC 1600)
Exceptional Children/Special Needs/Mild to Moderate Leaners (OU Courses: EDSP 2710, PSY 3430 or EDSP 5700)