Speech-Language Pathology Assistant Curriculum

The curriculum below is the most current information available. To browse curriculum from the current academic year and past years, please view our Academic Catalogs. If you are a current student with questions about your course requirements, please speak with your advisor or refer to your Degree Audit Report (DARS) in eServices.

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1FallECED1110Child Growth & Development3
1FallITEC1440Beginning Personal Computer I2
1FallSLPA1200Introduction to Communication Disorder3
1FallSLPA1210Phonetics for Language3
1FallSLPA1220Language Development3
   Semester Total14
2SprBIOL1416Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology3
2SprENGL1410Composition I3
2SprSLPA1231Speech Sound Disorders3
2SprSLPA1240Language Disorder and Treatment3
2SprSLPA2260Speech Language Communication in Diverse Populations3
   Semester Total15
3FallCOMM1435Interpersonal Communication3
3FallCOMM1439Job Seeking/Keeping Skills1
3FallPSYC1405Life-Span Psychology3
3FallSLPA2220Clinical Practicum I3
3FallSLPA2240Comm Disorders of Adults & Special Populations3
   Semester Total16
4SprEDUC2410Children with Differing Abilities3
4SprSLPA2200Clinical Documentation & Materials Mgmt3
4SprSLPA2250Clinical Practicum II3
4SprSOCS1400Introduction to Sociology3
4SprTE3Technical Elective3
   Semester Total15
   Program Total60
Speech-Language Pathology Assistant Certificate is intended only for students who already have a Bachelor's degree in speech language hearing sciences.
1FallSLPA1205Introduction to Speech-Lang Path Asst1
1FallSLPA2240Comm Disorders of Adults & Special Populations3
1FallSLPA2220Clinical Practicum I3
   Semester Total7
2SprSLPA1231Speech Sound Disorders3
2SprSLPA1240Language Disorder and Treatment3
2SprSLPA2250Clinical Practicum II3
   Semester Total9
   Program Total16

Note: AAS degrees must have Gen. Ed. courses from three goal areas and AS degrees from six goal areas of the MN Transfer Curriculum.

Visit with advisor or refer to Degree Audit Report for elective options.

This course sequence is an example.