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CSD Sophomore

Spring Semester

The sophomore class has been busy registering for next semester’s classes. We have been continuing to observe at the clinic as we get closer and closer to achieving our undergraduate degree.

- Julie

Tools of the Trade


Thick-It

A food and beverage thickener.  Speech Language Pathologists can utilize this product to produce any desired consistency to assist with individuals with swallowing issues.

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Admission into the B.S. and M.S. Degree Programs

Admission into the 5-year degree track requires:

  • 1120 SAT EVR+M / 23 ACT with a 3.25 GPA at the time of admission
  • 1120 SAT EVR+M / 23 ACT with a 3.25 GPA for transfer students with 12 or more credits and above average grades in the sciences when seats are available

*Overall and CSD major GPA of a 3.25 at the point of transition will automatically guarantee a seat in the professional (graduate) phase of the program

Admission into the stand-alone undergraduate program:

  • Range of 1060-1110 EVR+M / 21-22 ACT with a 3.25 GPA at the time of admission

        *Students will be placed on a waitlist with notification to enroll or acceptance after May 1st

*Admission into the stand-alone undergraduate program does not guarantee a seat in the professional (graduate) phase regardless of GPA at the time of transition; all are welcome to apply to the professional (graduate) phase of the program

Transition applications from pre-professional to professional phase require:

  • graduate transitional application
  • 3.25 GPA overall and within the major
  • personal essay

Admission into the stand-alone 2-year graduate program requires:

  • Bachelors degree
  • Submission of graduate application
  • Submission of GRE scores
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Personal Essay
  • Undergraduate transcripts
  • Completion of 1-year of CSD pre-requisite classes for students with out of field degrees
  • A minimum 3.25 GPA is required to be considered for application review, as seating for the stand-alone two-year graduate program is limited

Futhermore, all entrants must meet the following Eligibility Requirements and pass a Departmental Speech-Language-Hearing Screening.