Understand Speech and Language Disorders
In this associate program your intensive course of study will include supervised field experience in a variety of settings. This degree prepares you to apply for certification as a Speech Language Pathology Assistant to the New Hampshire Allied Health Speech Language Pathology Governing Board. The program meets the guidelines of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
If you already hold an associate or bachelor’s degree, we can provide a credit-efficient pathway to an Associate in Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders and certification as a Speech Language Pathology Assistant.
This program is available only to students who live in New Hampshire, Maine, Massachusetts, and Vermont. See Availability in Your State for full details.
- Role of Speech-Language Assistant
- Survey of Communication Disorders
- Anatomy and Physiology of Speech and Hearing
- Articulation and Phonological Disorders
- Introduction to Audiology and Aural Rehabilitation
- Clinical Practicum I
- Clinical Practicum II
- Clinical Practicum III
- Clinical Practicum IV
- Language Acquisition
Updated June 2021. See catalog for full list of course requirements and degree outcomes.
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Applications for admission are accepted on a rolling basis, offering the opportunity to begin studies at Granite State College at any term during the year.
Our admission criteria includes:
- Completion of our free, online application for admission
- High school diploma, completion of a high school education in a homeschool setting under state law, or demonstrate high school equivalency.
- Successful completion of one of the following exams will be required for demonstrating high school equivalency: the GED, HiSET, or TASC