A grade of “C” or better is required in each certificate course.
This certificate prepares students to obtain the Colorado Department of Education Authorization for Speech-Language Pathology Assistants. This authorization requires that students have a BA degree in Speech, Language, Hearing Sciences (SLHS). If students have a BA degree in another field, they must complete all certificate requirements. However, MSCD prerequisites to SLHS 2530, SLHS 2890 and SLHS 3511 will be waived for these students. Entrance to the SLPA certificate program requires a 2.5 GPA in prerequisite SLHS, or equivalent, courses which include: