Prerequisite Requirements

The information below applies to the Fall 2022 admission cycle.

One undergraduate class in each of the following areas is required:

  • Mathematics (College Algebra or higher)*
  • Biological science (Biology, Human Anatomy and Physiology, Neuroanatomy and Neurophysiology, Human Genetics)*
  • Physical science (Physics, Chemistry, or Acoustics)*
  • Behavioral sciences (Psychology, Sociology, Anthropology, Education)*
  • Statistics (Research methods will not fulfill this requirement. Statistics will also satisfy Mathematics.)*
  • Phonetics (or equivalent)**
  • Language Acquisition (or equivalent)**

* Can be taken before or during the program, but must be completed before graduation.

** Must be completed before or during the first year of study in the program.

NOTE:  Admissions is aware that due to COVID-19 and the impact on colleges and universities, some students are being issued pass/fail, credit/no credit prerequisite grades. We are acceptable of that grading system during the semesters/quarters impacted by COVID-19 as long as the college or university documents “pass/P or credit/CR” and the credit hours on the transcript.