Communication Sciences and Disorders

Advising Sheet

Graduate Sequence of Coursework

Completion of the comprehensive examinations/thesis/project and practicum/internship required along with a minimum of 400 clinical hours to be obtained during practicums and internships.

1st Year

Fall Semester

CMSD 543 - (3) Autism Spectrum Disorders and Behavioral

CMSD 620 - (4) Acquired Cognitive and Language Disorders

CMSD 630 - (3) Disorders of Articulation and Phonology

CMSD 632 - (2) EBP and Experimental Design in CMSD (part 1)- - CMSD 680- (1) Community and Service Learning (CR/NC; may be repeated)

CMSD 684 - (2-4) Clinical Practicum – 1 client = 2 units, or 2 clients = 4 units

Total 1st semester: 14-16 letter-graded units and 1 CR/NC unit = 15-17

Spring Semester

CMSD 631 - (2) Fluency Disorders and Counseling in CMSD

CMSD 632 - (2) EBP and Experimental Design in CMSD (part 2)- - CMSD 635- (3) Voice and Resonance Disorders

CMSD 642 - (4) Motor Speech and Swallowing Disorders

CMSD 680-01 - (1) Community and Service Learning (CR/NC; may be repeated)

CMSD 680-02 - (1) Community and Service Learning (CR/NC; may be repeated)

CMSD 684 - (2-4) Clinical Practicum – 1 client = 2 units, or 2 clients = 4 units

Total 2nd semester units: 14-16 letter-graded units and 2 CR/NC unit = 16-18
Total 1st year: 29 letter-graded units and 3 CR/NC unit = 32 units

2nd Year

CMSD 689 - (4,4) Clinical Internship in SLP – 4 units CR/NC taken for 2 semesters: summer, fall, or spring

Fall Semester

CMSD 640 - (3) Assessment and Management of Auditory Disorders

CMSD 652 - (3) Seminar in Language Disorders in Children

CMSD 674 - (1) Methods in Speech Language Pathology in Schools

CMSD 675 - (1) Methods in Speech/Language Pathology (CR/NC)

CMSD 682 - (0-1) Practicum in SLP Diagnosis– taken once Fall or Spring

CMSD- 699T/P (1-6) Thesis/Project – optional

Total 3rd semester units: 7-8 letter-graded units and 5 CR/NC unit = 12-13

Spring Semester

CMSD 633 - (3) Professional Aspects of Speech-Language Pathology- - CMSD 645- (3) Augmentative and Alternative Communication

CMSD 675 - (1) Methods in Speech/Lang Pathology (CR/NC)

CMSD 680 - (1) Community and Service Learning (CR/NC; may be repeated) optional

CMSD 682 - (0-1) Practicum in SLP Diagnosis – if not taken Fall

CMSD 699T/P - (1-6) Thesis/Project – optional

Total 4th semester units: 6-7 letter-graded units and 5-6 CR/NC unit = 5-6
Total 2nd year: 14 letter-graded units and 10-11 CR/NC units = 24-25 units
TOTAL LETTER-GRADED UNITS 43 AND 13-14 CR/NC TOTAL UNITS: 56