speech clinician demonstrating throat technique to 5-year-old girl

Speech & Hearing Science

Promote effective communication, a human right, through research and clinical practice. Prepare for a career that improves lives.

Minor in Speech & Hearing Science

The undergraduate Speech and Hearing Science Minor is designed for students who
seek a basic familiarity with the physical, behavioral, biological, and social aspects of
human communication. The minor is tailored to each student’s individual needs, thus
accommodating students from different disciplines across the campus. There are no
prerequisites for this minor.

6-7 Hours Foundational Coursework

8-9 Hours Elective Coursework

17 Hours Min. Required for Completion

Students in this minor are invited to explore the processes of hearing, speaking,
conversation, development of language and changes in human communication across the
life span.

More Info and Course Requirements

To officially declare this minor, complete this online form.

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