Undergraduate Degree

Students in the Communication Sciences and Disorders program take courses that address normal human growth, development of the communicative processes, detailed consideration of disorders which arise in these processes, and their assessment and treatment. Coursework is supplemented by observation of expert clinical sessions that gives students experiences with disorders in the areas of language, voice and resonance, phonology, articulation, fluency, swallowing, hearing, cognitive and social aspects of communication, and problems that necessitate the use of oral, manual, augmentative and alternative communication techniques and technologies.

Total Course Requirements for the Bachelor's Degree: 120 units

The B.A. in Communication Sciences and Disorders is a cohort model with a required course sequence. Please see website’s Curriculum tab.

See "Requirements for the Bachelor's Degree" in The University Catalog for complete details on degree requirements and elective options. 

A suggested Major Academic Plan (MAP) has been prepared to help students meet all graduation requirements within four years. Please request a plan from your major adviser or view it and other current advising information on the CSU, Chico Web.