2018-19
Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog

Speech and Hearing Minor - Program Requirements

Department of Communicative Disorders and Sciences

122 Cary Hall
South Campus
Buffalo, NY 14214-3023
716-829-2797
716-829-3979
arts-sciences.buffalo.edu/cds.html
Dr. Jeff Higginbotham
Chair
Dr. Ahmed Nagy
Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies
Dr. Ling-Yu Guo
Director of Graduate Studies

Completing the Speech and Hearing Minor Program

Academic Requirements

The following are requirements for the CDS Minor:

  1. Minimum of C average for acceptance to the minor.
  2. Complete CDS introductory overview course, CDS 151 Introduction to Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, plus five additional CDS courses, which may include independent study, for a total of 18 credits. You may choose courses to meet your specific interests. These will be selected with guidance from a faculty mentor who must approve them.

Transfer Credit Policy

Courses completed at other institutions may be equivalent to CDS courses at the University at Buffalo. To have them evaluated, complete the course waiver or pre-approval petition form found on the CDS Department's website and submit it to the Department Main office in 122 Cary Hall.

Required Courses

CDS 151 Introduction to Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
Five additional CDS courses, which may include independent study

UB Seminar courses cannot count towards minor requirements.

Total Credit Hours Required

Total Credits Required for Minor/Certificateā€ƒ18

Minors and certificates must be completed in conjunction with a major and all university degree requirements must be met.

Students should consult with an academic advisor to determine how any transfer or exam credit might be used in meeting general education, prerequisite, or major requirements.

Department of Communicative Disorders and Sciences

122 Cary Hall
South Campus
Buffalo, NY 14214-3023
716-829-2797
716-829-3979
arts-sciences.buffalo.edu/cds.html
Dr. Jeff Higginbotham
Chair
Dr. Ahmed Nagy
Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies
Dr. Ling-Yu Guo
Director of Graduate Studies
Published: October 03, 2018 12:17:44 PM