Major in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology: 42 Credits
General Education: 42 Credits
Major: 42 Credits
Elective Credits: 36 Credits 

Requirements for a B.A. in

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   
SPCH 251 Normal Language Development 3
SPCH 260 Speech and Hearing Science 3
SPCH 261 Anatomy and Physiology of Speech and Hearing Mechanisms
SPCH 263 Audiology I: Disorders, Diagnosis and Treatment 3
SPCH 351 Speech-Language Pathology I 3

SPCH 352 Speech-Language Pathology II

SPCH 359 Observation of Speech, Language, and Hearing Disorders
SPCH 435 Diagnostic Principles and Procedures in Speech-Language Pathology
SPCH 475 Clinical Methods in Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology 3
SPCH 476 Practicum in Speech-Language Pathology/Audiology 3

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

Total Credits 42

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, three credits in social/behavioral sciences, and three credits in statistics.

Specific Additional Requirements for the 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.


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.rev.1472490796.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.rev.1472490809.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>