Mar 20, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Communication Sciences and Disorders

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Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

Policies Requirements and Standards Communication Sciences and Disorders


Admission to the Bachelor of Science degree requires regular admission to Armstrong State University. Students must be eligible for MATH 1111  and ENGL 1101 .

Progression Requirements–Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders

Students must maintain an overall grade point average of 2.0. Students must also attain a grade of C or better in all required courses in Area F, the major courses, and related field courses. Students who receive a D or F in courses in Area F, the major courses, or related field courses are allowed to repeat these courses only once. Receiving a D or F in each of these courses more than once will result in dismissal from the Program. All students must complete the university exit examination during their last semester before graduation, but there is no specific exit exam in the major.

Special Requirements–Communication Sciences and Disorders

  • Students are required to complete a speech, language, and hearing screening administered by the program.
  • Students in the Communication Sciences and Disorders program will interact with members of the community through required volunteer and clinical observation experiences. All students must demonstrate professional behaviors and adhere to the Code of Ethics of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
    • Students are required to obtain twenty-five clinical observation hours verified with a signature by a certified audiologist or speech-language pathologist as required by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
    • Students are also required to obtain 10 hours of volunteer activities that are unpaid and serve the University or the Community.

Program of Study

General Requirements

Electives: 12-15 hours

Total Semester Hours: 124 hours

University Exit Exam

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