Marymount Manhattan

Requirements

Major in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology: 39 Credits
General Education: 42 Credits
Major: 39 Credits
Elective Credits: 39 Credits 

Requirements for a B.A. in
SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY AND AUDIOLOgy

SPCH 155 Introduction to Communication Disorders 3
SPCH 160 Introduction to Linguistics 3
*SPCH 202 Phonetics 3
SPCH 210 Research Methods in Communication Sciences and Disorders   
3
SPCH 251 Normal Language Development 3
SPCH 260 Speech and Hearing Science 3
SPCH 261 Anatomy and Physiology of Speech and Hearing Mechanisms
3
SPCH 263 Audiology I: Disorders, Diagnosis and Treatment 3
SPCH 351 Speech-Language Pathology I 3
SPCH 352 Speech-Language Pathology II 3
SPCH 435 Diagnostic Principles and Procedures in Speech-Language Pathology
3
SPCH 475 Clinical Methods in Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology
3
SPCH 476 Practicum in Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology 3
Total Credits 39

To meet the General Education requirements and the requirements of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association, Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology Majors must complete three credits in physical science, three credits in biological science, and three credits in statistics.

Specific Additional Requirements for the Major:
  • A minimum overall grade point average of 2.5;
  • A minimum grade point average of 2.5 in SPCH courses;
  • Students may retake only one course within the major;
  • Students must continue to follow the prescribed sequence outlined in the SPPA student Handbook even if a course is to be retaken; and
  • Mandatory semester-end reviews may result in a required change of major.

The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association requires that students in the major fulfill 25 supervised observation hours before enrolling in practice in speech-language pathology.

*Theatre Arts and Acting majors who wish to pursue the Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology major or minor may count THTR 202-203 towards the major or minor and in substitution for SPCH 202 towards the major or minor.


Faces of MMC

  • <span class="lw_profiles_image" style="float: left;"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/profiles/829-josephine-ancelle"><img src="/live/image/gid/3/width/215/src_region/476,96,936,556/7148_6958_img_7274-xl.jpg" alt="Josephine Ancelle" title="Josephine Ancelle" class="lw_image" width="215"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_profiles_103 styled-link"><p> “More than a very good speech language pathology program with inspiring, talented, and caring professors, the MMC Communication Sciences and Disorders Department is one big family.”</p></div> <div class="lw_profiles_name"><a href="/live/profiles/829-josephine-ancelle">Josephine Ancelle</a></div><div class="lw_profiles_104"><p> -Class of 2014 Valedictorian, Majored in <a href="#">Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology</a></p></div>
  • <span class="lw_profiles_image" style="float: left;"><span class="lw_item_thumb"><a href="/live/profiles/841-mary-elizabeth-zito"><img src="/live/image/gid/111/width/215/src_region/0,0,223,223/7457_zitome.jpg" alt="Mary Elizabeth Zito" title="Mary Elizabeth Zito" class="lw_image" width="215"/></a></span></span><div class="lw_profiles_103 styled-link"><p> “Marymount Manhattan College is one of the main features that set me [apart] from all the other students in my graduate program as well as my co-workers. MMC prepared me to think outside the box and be prepared to practice my field/skills in any environment at any time. Coming from such a supportive environment of professors and classmates has been a blessing and allows me to have colleagues to share knowledge with for the rest of my career.”</p></div> <div class="lw_profiles_name"><a href="/live/profiles/841-mary-elizabeth-zito">Mary Elizabeth Zito</a></div><div class="lw_profiles_104"><p> Class of 2008, Major in <a href="/departments/communication-sciences-and-disorders/index.php">Communication Sciences & Disorders</a></p></div>