Curriculum

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Associate of Applied Science

A grade of "C" or higher is required for all courses in the SLPA program.

First Year Prerequisites

  Course Title Credits
  SLPA 1500* Introduction to Speech Language Pathology Assistant 3
  SLPA 1504* Anatomy & Physiology of Speech and Hearing 3
  SLPA 1505* Introduction to Speech and Language Development 3
  SLPA 1506* Introduction to Phonetics 3
GenEd: CS COLS 1000 Introduction to College Success: First-Year Seminar 3
GenEd: CW ENGL 1010*+ English 1: Composition 3
      Semester Credits 18
  Course Title Credits
  SLPA 1502* Clinical Observation I 1
  SLPA 1511* Introduction to Communication  3
  SLPA 1520* Voice and Articulation for Effective Communication 3
  SLPA 2500* Introduction to Audiology and Aural Rehabilitation 2
  SLPA 2601* Screening Processes 2
GenEd: WY   Choose from approved U.S./Wyoming Constitution courses. 3
      Semester Credits 14

Second Year

  Course Title Credits
  EDST 2450* Human Life Span Development 3
  SLPA 2502* Clinical Observation II 2
  SLPA 2505* Adult Communication Disorders 2
  SLPA 2520* Speech Disorders and Intervention 3
  SLPA 2530* Language Disorders and Intervention 3
GenEd: QR MATH 1380*+ or higher Integrated College Algebra Alebraway II 3
      Semester Credits 15
  Course Title Credits
  SLPA 1503* Career Seminar 1
  SLPA 2600* Alternative and Augmentative Communication  3
  SLPA 2602* Clinical Management and Procedures 4
  SLPA 2603* Clinical Fieldwork 6
  CO/M 2010* Public Speaking 3
      Semester Credits 18

Total Credits: 65

* This course has at least one prerequisite. Check the Course Descriptions section of the catalog to see the course prerequisites.

+ If the placement test score is not adequate for course enrollment, students must complete the appropriate developmental course(s) before enrolling. These courses may increase the total number of program credits. Students should review their math and writing placement with their advisor before planning out their full program schedules.