Apply     Visit     Give     |     Alumni     Parents     Offices     TCNJ Today     

Communication Disorders Minor (SPCD)

Adviser: Lynn Smith, PhD

The Communication Disorders Minor provides the prerequisites necessary to prepare students for graduate study in speech/language pathology or audiology.  The program consists of five courses considered by the accrediting agency, the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), as essential to students seeking admission to graduate programs in the field.  Only one course taken as a part of a student’s major may also be counted toward the student’s minor.

 Course Term Offered  No. of 
Course Unit
SLP 102/Language, Speech and Communication Development Fall & Spring 1
SLP 304 /Audiological Assessment and Management of Hearing Loss Fall 1
SLP 305/Acoustic Phonetics Fall 1
SLP 307/Communication Disorders: Nature, Diagnosis and Treatment Spring 1
SLP 308/Anatomy and Physiology of Speech and Hearing Mechanism Spring 1