Curriculum in Communication Sciences and Disorders

Leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Science

(see footnotes at bottom)


First Semester

ENGL 1011,G Freshman Composition 3 hours
MATH 105 or 151/1611,G Finite Mathematics
College Algebra with Fundamentals
College Algebra                                                             
3 hours
CSD 1011 Introduction to Communication Sciences and Disorders 3 hours
CSD 2031 Introduction to Language 3 hours
SE 101 Freshman Academic Success at Southeastern 2 hours
  Total: 14 hours


Second Semester

ENGL 1021,G Critical Reading and Writing 3 hours
HIST 101, or
Western Civilization to 1500
Western Civilization since 1500                                   
3 hours
GBIO 1511,G General Biology I 3 hours
BIOL 1521 General Biology Laboratory I 1 hour
CSD 2051 Phonetics 3 hours
PSYC 101G General Psychology I 3 hours
  Total: 16 hours



First Semester

ENGL 230, or
ENGL 231, or
ENGL 2321,G
World Literature
English Literature
American Literature
3 hours
CSD 2011 Introduction to Audiology 3 hours
CSD 2131 Anatomy and Physiology of the Speech and
Hearing Mechanism
3 hours
ZOO 2501,G Human Anatomy and Physiology Lecture I 3 hours
ZOOL 2521 Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory I 1 hour
COMM 211G Introduction to Public Speaking 3 hours
  Total: 16 hours


Second Semester

MATH 2411,G Elementary Statistics 3 hours
CSD 2121 Speech Sound Development and Disorders                         3 hours
††CSD 4152,3 Speech and Language Development 3 hours
HIST 201 or
HIST 202
American History to 1877
American History since 1877
3 hours
  3 hours
  Total: 15 hours




First Semester

††CSD 3092 Beginning Assessment in Communication Disorders 3 hours
††CSD 3262,3 Acoustics and Speech & Hearing Science 3 hours
PSYC 204G Developmental Psychology 3 hours
HS 131 Emergency Health Care 2 hours
Art, Music,
Dance or
  3 hours
Elective   3 hours
  Total: 17 hours


Second Semester

††CSD 3272 Introduction to Clinical Methods for Communication
3 hours
††CSD 3282 Introduction to Clinical Experiences 3 hours
††CSD 4162,3 Management of Child Language Disorders 3 hours
ENGL 322 or
ENGL 448
Introduction to Professional and Technical Writing
Advanced Professional and Technical Writing
3 hours
PSYC 220 or
HS 440
Principles of Research Design
Research Methods in Health Sciences
3 hours
  Total: 15 hours




First Semester

††CSD 3002,4 Beginning Clinical Practicum in Speech, Language, and Hearing 3 hours
††CSD 3292,3 Introduction to Voice and Fluency Disorders 3 hours
LSED 401 Books and Related Materials for Children 3 hours
Elective   3 hours
  Total: 12 hours



Second Semester


Intermediate Clinical Practicum in Speech, Language
and Hearing
3 hours
††CSD 4112 Aural Habilitation and Rehabilitation 3 hours
Elective   3 hours
Elective   3 hours
Elective   3 hours
  Total: 15 hours


Total semester hours required 120

Southeastern 101 is not required of transfer or readmit Southeastern students with 30 hours or more. Those students will replace Southeastern 101 with 2 hours of electives.

GGeneral Education Courses

††Major course; grade of C or higher is required.
1Grade of "C" or better required.
2Cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better is required prior to registration in upper level division CSD course work (300 or 400 level).
3Honors option; for information about requirements and honors courses in this department, please contact the Department Head.
4CSD 409, or approved related 300 or 400 MAJOR Elective taken from Communication Sciences & Disorders, Psychology, Health Studies, Human Development & Family Studies, or Education can be substituted for CSD 300 or CSD 410 with Department Head approval.