Full-Time Track

Why full-time? 

If you already have a bachelor’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology, you can jump right into advanced coursework. In this full-time, year-round track, you’ll take 66 credits of graduate courses in two years and leave prepared to enter the job market.

Eligibility

You can apply for the full-time track if:

  1. You have a bachelor’s degree.
  2. You have completed the following prerequisite courses:
    • Phonetics
    • Anatomy and Physiology of Speech and Language
    • Language Development in Children
    • Speech-Language Sciences 
    • Hearing Science 
    • Neurological Foundations of Speech, Language and Hearing (if not previously taken, this course will be integrated into your graduate course sequence)
    • Survey of Audiology
  3.  You have at least one 3-credit course in each of the following areas:

    • Biological Sciences (human or animal sciences for Biology majors, e.g., biology, human anatomy & physiology, neuroanatomy, neurophysiology, human genetics, and veterinary science). The introductory course for Biology majors (BIO 181 in Arizona universities) will meet this requirement.  Lab not required.
    • Physical Sciences (physics or chemistry). No longer allowed: Astronomy, archaeology, forestry, geology, earth and environmental science.
    • Social/Behavioral Sciences (psychology, sociology, anthropology or public health).
    • Statistics (course with “statistics in the title”). Not allowed: Research methodology. 

Course offerings

For more information about the courses you will be taking and when, see our course sequence.

One way to get information about a course is to follow this link:  http://catalog.nau.edu/Catalog/details?plan=CLSPMS&catalogYear=1516  > Details tab > Click on each separate course.

Another way to get information about a course is to Google:   NAU CSD Course #.

Ready to apply?

Visit our admissions page.