MS Two-Year Degree Plan

The following is a sample schedule for this degree – your actual schedule may vary.

Meet with your advisor and review the class schedule before confirming your schedule.

You can complete your degree in six semesters if you take summer classes. While a summer start is preferred, a fall start is also available.

The following degree plan is based on the graduate catalog.

First semester (summer)

CoursesHours
***CSD 718 Fluency Disorders - (If Not Taken First Semester Summer) 2
***CSD 720 Voice Disorders - (If Not Taken First Semester Summer) 2
***CSD 729 Cognitively-Based Communication Disorders-(If Not Taken First Semester Summer) 2
Total hours6

Second semester (fall)

CoursesHours
CSD 712 Child Language I 3
CSD 713 Child Language II 3
CSD 724 Aphasia 3
CSD 728 Advanced Study of Phonological (Sound System) Disorders in Children 3
CSD795: Advanced Clinical Practice 2
Total hours14

Third semester (spring)

CoursesHours
CSD 702 Research Methods in Communication Disorders 3
CSD 725 Motor Speech Disorders 3
CSD 732 Speech and Language Assessment and Treatment for Special Populations 3
CSD795: Advanced Clinical Practice 4
Total hours13

Fourth semester (summer)

CoursesHours
***CSD 718 - (If Not Taken First Semester Summer) 2
***CSD 720 Voice Disorders - (If Not Taken First Semester Summer) 2
***CSD 729 Cognitively-Based Communication Disorders-(If Not Taken First Semester Summer) 2
CSD784: Non-Thesis Project or CSD799: Masters Thesis 1-2
CSD795: Advanced Clinical Practice 3
Total hours4-11

Fifth semester (fall)

CoursesHours
CSD 733 Introduction to Augmentative and Alternative Communication 3
CSD 741 Dysphagia 3
CSD 784 (Non-Thesis Project) or CSD 799 (Master Thesis) 1-2
CSD795: Advanced Clinical Practice 4
Total hours11-12

Sixth semester (spring)

CoursesHours
CSD 784 (Non-Thesis Project) or CSD 799 (Master Thesis) 1-2
CSD 791 Professional Issues in Speech-Language Pathology 3
CSD797: Speech-Language Pathology Externship 6
Total hours10-11

***If these classes are not taken in first semester (summer) they can be taken second semester (summer).