Missouri State University

MS Two-Year Graduation Plan

This is a model graduation plan. We recommend qualified students pursue the accelerated master’s option in education of the deaf and hard of hearing. This graduation plan includes graduate courses for the accelerated master’s option.

This degree program can be completed in five semesters. Prerequisites may be required before taking some courses. Check out the course rotations before scheduling your classes. Visit with your advisor to develop a plan that is right for you.

Only graduate courses are listed; other courses to fulfill undergraduate degree and prerequisite courses are required.

First semester (fall)

First semester courses Credit hours
CSD 762 Speech Development: Deaf and Hard of Hearing I3
Other courses may be required based on transcript review.
Total hours3

Second semester (spring)

Second semester courses Credit hours
CSD 765 Reading: Deaf and Hard of Hearing3
CSD 795 Advanced Clinical Practice3
CSD 760 Language Development: Deaf and Hard of Hearing I3
CSD 763 Speech Development: Deaf and Hard of Hearing II3
Total hours12

Third semester (summer)

Third semester courses Credit hours
CSD 760 Language Development: Deaf and Hard of Hearing I3
CSD 758 Early Intervention Assessment: Deaf and Hard of Hearing I2
CSD 759 Early Intervention: Deaf and Hard of Hearing II2
CSD 795 Advanced Clinical Practice2
Total hours9

Fourth semester (fall)

Fourth semester courses Credit hours
CSD 764 Instructional Strategies and Assessment: Deaf and Hard of Hearing3
CSD 761 Language Development: Deaf and Hard of Hearing II3
CSD 766 Counseling: Deaf and Hard of Hearing3
CSD 784 Project @ 1 credit hour OR: CSD 799 Thesis @ 3 credit hours1-3
CSD 795 Advanced Clinical Practice3
Total hours13-15

Fifth semester (spring)

Fifth semester courses Credit hours
CSD 784 Project @ 1 credit hour OR: CSD 799 Thesis @ 3 credit hours1-3
CSD 796 Supervised Teaching8
Total hours9-11