48 months
18600 USD/year
18600 USD/year
6330 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Bachelor of Science in Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center provides students with an academic and clinical foundation to understand and improve the communication skills of people with developmental or acquired communication disorders.


Our Program

Welcome to the Department of Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center! We are located within the School of Health Professions at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. Our department consists of audiology and speech-language pathology undergraduate and graduate students interacting with faculty in an innovative teaching, clinical, and research environment.

If you are interested in a blend of psychology, education, and medicine, this may be a great career option for you! According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the number of positions available for audiologists and speech-language pathologists is expected to grow by approximately 10% over the next 10 years.

At the department’s Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic, students get to experience first-hand the many facets of our professions as they work with faculty providing diagnostic and rehabilitative services to children and adults. Because graduate degrees are required to practice as a speech-language pathologist or audiologist, the undergraduate program here at TTUHSC is designed primarily to prepare students for graduate school. Undergraduate students learn about the normal processes of speech, hearing, and language, and also learn about a variety of communication disorders.  They will also complete all required coursework to become licensed speech-language pathology assistants with a bachelor's degree.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Audiology
  • Introduction to Speech-Language Pathology
  • Language Development
  • Phonetics
  • Anatomy & Physiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • At the TTUHSC School of Health Professions, we welcome candidates from diverse backgrounds who are committed to becoming highly-skilled health care practitioners who serve their communities and the professional fields they represent.
  • With 20 programs to choose from, many with flexible or distance learning formats, you will find educational options that will help you explore, grow, and achieve your unique professional goals in the health care field.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9300 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    18600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9300 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    6330 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3165 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Abilene

932 - 1728 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center


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