Admission requirements

Prospective students must have earned a bachelor's degree in a field outside of speech and hearing science with a minimum GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A").

Students interested in this certificate should apply for university admission as nondegree-seeking graduate students and submit a supplemental application to the program.

  1. Download and complete the Postbaccalaureate Certificate Supplemental Application (MS Word).
  2. Email the completed supplemental application to CHSGrad@asu.edu.

Program requirements

The certificate requires 27 credit hours. A "C" minimum is required for all courses in the certificate, although students must maintain a 3.00 GPA in the certificate program.

Required Courses -- 27 credit hours

SHS 250: Introduction to Phonetics (3)
SHS 310: Anatomical and Physiological Bases of Speech (3)
SHS 311: Hearing Science (3)
SHS 367: Language Science (SB) (3)
SHS 375: Speech Science (3)
SHS 401: Principles of Audiology (3)
SHS 402: Clinical Methods and Treatment of Communication Disorders (3)
SHS 496: Aural Rehabilitation (3)
SHS 565: Speech and Language Acquisition (3)

Prerequisite courses may be needed in order to complete the requirements of this certificate.