Accelerated Doctorate Degree Plan: Audiology

The following degree plan is based on the 2020-21 graduate catalog.

First semester (fall)

CoursesHours
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations 2
ENG 110 Writing I 3
MTH 136 Precalculus 1
or MTH 137 Precalculus 2
or MTH 138 Pre-Calculus Mathematics
or MTH 261 Analytic Geometry and Calculus I
or MTH 287 Computational Calculus with Analytic Geometry I
3-5
GEC 110: Social/Behavioral Sciences 3
CHM 116 Fundamentals of Chemistry 4
CHM 117 Fundamentals of Chemistry Laboratory 1
Total hours16

Second semester (spring)

CoursesHours
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
PSY 121 Introductory Psychology 3
PLS 101 American Democracy and Citizenship 3
GEC 106/107: Gen Ed Life Science - Recommended BMS 110/111 4
GEC 112: The Arts 3
Total hours16

Third semester (fall)

CoursesHours
GEC 111: Gen Ed - Humanities 3
GEC 113: Survey of US History 3
ENG 210 Writing II: Writing Across the Disciplines
or ENG 221 Writing II: Writing for the Professions
3
Elective - Recommended: CSD 201 3
Elective 6
Total hours18

Fourth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
CSD 210 Phonetics 2
PHY 100 Survey of Physics with Laboratory 4
GEC 116: Gen Ed - Public Issues 3
GEC 115: Gen Ed - Cultural Competence 3
PSY 200 Psychological Statistical Methods 3
Elective - Recommended LLT 102 2
Total hours17

Fifth semester (summer)

CoursesHours
CSD 312 Normal Language Acquisition 3
CSD 321 Conceptually Accurate Signed English I 3
Total hours6

Sixth semester (fall) see below

CoursesHours
CSD 319 Anatomy and Physiology of Speech 3
CSD 492 Issues in Communication Sciences and Disorders 1-3
CSD 380 Development, Diversity, and Deafness 3
CSD 495 Observation Clinical Practicum I 2
CSD 522 Neural Bases of Human Communication 3
Elective 3
Total hours17

Seventh semester (spring) see below

CoursesHours
CSD 315 Language Disorders in Children 3
CSD 400 Introduction to Research in Communication Sciences and Disorders 3
CSD 370 Audiology 3
CSD 496 Observation Clinical Practicum II 2
CSD 562 Psycho-Social Implications of Being Deaf and Hard of Hearing 3
CSD 572 Aural Rehabilitation 3
Total hours17

Eighth semester (fall - admitted to the accelerated AuD program) see below

CoursesHours
CSD 492 Issues in Communication Sciences and Disorders 1-3
CSD 834 Diagnostic Audiology I 3
CSD 852 Advanced Hearing Science 3
CSD 807 Auditory System: Physiology/Neurophysiology 3
CSD 849 Basic Audiometry 3
Total hours13

Eight Semester (fall - not admitted to the Accelerated AuD Program)

CoursesHours
CSD 318 Introduction to Speech Sound Disorders 3
ENG 296 Introduction to Linguistics
or CSD 209 Basics of Linguistics for the Communication Sciences
3
Elective: Minimum needed to graduate 7
Total hours13

Degree plan notes

Third Semester

  • CSD 210 is available as a block class (first and second block available)

Sixth semester

  • Apply to MSU Doctor of Audiology Program during the Sixth Semester.

Seventh semester

  • Receive admission decision during the Seventh Semester.

Eighth semester

  • If admitted, Eighth Semester courses will count toward both the undergraduate and graduate degree.
  • CSD 492 will be offered in place of CSD 360 in summer and fall 2021 semesters

Notes

Note 1: BMS 110/111 is recommended for General Education (Life Science) course.

Note 2: CHM 160/161 may be submitted for CHM 116/117.

Note 3: PHY 123 is recommended and may be submitted for PHY 100.

Degree plan last reviewed 06-21-2021.