Communication Sciences & Disorders Requirements

Application Requirements

  • An undergraduate degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from an accredited college or university; or an undergraduate degree in another  discipline plus appropriate leveling coursework in communication sciences and disorders that prepare students for entry into the Master of Science program.  Undergraduate preparation should consist of at least 36 semester credit hours and reflect a well-integrated program.
  • Completion of the  pre-requisite courses in biological, physical, and behavioral sciences and statistics as required by ASHA  for application for certification. 
  • A required minimum overall GPA of 3.00 (on a 4.00 scale) and a 3.00 or better in the undergraduate major are required.
  • Completion of the GRE (Graduate Record Examination) send GRE Score to Rockhurst University using CSDAS code 7406.
  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended.
  • Complete the essay.
  • Submit three recommendations, (two academic and one professional).
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and appropriate interpersonal skills.
  • A personal interview with the CSD faculty may be required.
  • Demonstrate the ability to fulfill the essential functions of the profession.
  • Completion of all materials via CSDCAS online application.

 (Note: Requirements may be subject to change without notice.)