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Communication Sciences and Disorders, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders has been part of the University of Redlands campus for more than 50 years. 

The course of study in the Communication Sciences and Disorders program from University of Redlands is designed to develop excellence in academics and clinical practice. The department values a strong liberal arts foundation to develop thinking skills and communication abilities. The collaborative relationship among students and faculty is personal, meaningful and contributes to a reputation for producing caring and expert professionals.

Learning outcomes:

  • Students demonstrate an understanding of the typical processes of communication across the age span.
  • Students articulate and apply theoretical concepts of communication processes as they relate to typical and atypical communication skills.
  • Students describe behaviors one might encounter when managing persons with communication impairment in a variety of clinical settings.
  • Students demonstrate the basic procedures in the assessment of a communication disorder.
  • Students demonstrate or articulate the basic principles of intervention for a communication disorder.
  • Students show evidence of how to document the results of a communication evaluation or treatment session.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Course Overview:

  • Speech and language science
  • Audiology and hearing science
  • Statistical Methods
  • Language Disorders

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

  • The Common Application, including the personal essay and University of Redlands member questions
  • $50 application fee
  • Official transcripts from all secondary schools attended
  • One letter of recommendation from guidance/college counselor and/or the Common Application Secondary school report
  • One letter of recommendation from a teacher who can speak to your academic ability
  • Students whose native language is not English, must meet the English requirements

Tuition Fee

  • International

    52150 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52150 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    52150 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 52150 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Redlands

  • 1100 - 1600 USD/month
    Living Costs

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