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Communicative Disorders, B.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Jackson, MS, United States
The Department of Communicative Disorders at Jackson State University offers two degrees and a post baccalaureate curriculum: Bachelor of Science in Communicative Disorders, Master of Science in Communicative Disorders, Post-Baccalaureate Curriculum.
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An additional program is offered for students who have completed an undergraduate degree that is not in speech language pathology, communicative disorders, or speech & hearing sciences and are interested in completing the prerequisites necessary to apply for a Master’s degree program in Communicative Disorders at Jackson State University. 

The department operates the Central Mississippi Speech, Language and Hearing Clinic to facilitate the clinical education of students in speech-language pathology, facilitate faculty-student research, and to provide services to persons with speech, language, cognitive, swallowing and/or hearing disorders in Jackson and the surrounding counties.

The Department of Communicative Disorders offers a program leading to the Bachelor of Science Degree in Communicative Disorders.  Students enrolled in this program are prepared for entry into graduate programs in speech-language pathology, audiology, and speech-hearing science or other areas.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included
  • University Success
  • Music Appreciation
  • College Algebra
  • Introduction to Biology
  • Introduction to Biology Lab
  • Composition
  • History of Civilization
  •  Concepts of Health
  • Physical Science and Lab
  • Digital Computer Principles
  • Introduction to Literature
  • Intro to Communicative Disorders

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    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:


    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

  • Application: A completed application
  • Transcripts: Prospective students should request that their high school send a transcript.  A six or seven semester transcript can be submitted for early review and a final official transcript submitted upon graduation which lists all high school course work, the date of graduation, grade point average, and class rank.
  • Test Scores:  Request that an official ACT or SAT score(s) is sent to Jackson State University.
  • Immunization Record: All students born after December 31, 1956 must submit proof of immunization compliance for measles, mumps, and rubella.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    845 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 845 USD per module and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    345 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 345 USD per module and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Jackson

  • 1080 - 1650 USD/month
    Living Costs

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