DST Requirements

Courses in the DST concentration are sequenced with specific prerequisites for advanced course placement. Students must earn a minimum grade of C- or better in each course required for the major. The Department's undergraduate advisor will assist you in selection of appropriate courses for each semester.

The program requires a minimum of 41 credit hours, comprised of:

1. 12 credits in foundational coursework,
2. 11 credits in American Sign Language proficiency coursework, and
3. A minimum of 18 credits of elective coursework, 9 of which must come from a single elective area.

Prerequisites (State Mandated Common Prerequisites) for Students transferring from a Florida College System Institution:

There are no State Mandated Common Prerequisites for this degree program.

Communication Sciences & Disorders is not a limited access program therefore there is no separate application necessary for acceptance. Students must maintain a 2.0 GPA and cannot receive more than one "D" or "F" in the major.