Communication Sciences and Disorders

Hour Requirements

Clinical Practicum Hours

Total Minimum Hours

  • Language Disorders:
    • Developmental 40
    • Acquired 30
  • Dysphagia 10
  • Articulation/Phonology 20
  • Audiology: 20
  • Motor Speech/Fluency/Voice/Resonance (40 Hours Minimum)
    • Motor Speech (10 Hours Minimum)
    • Fluency (10 Hours Minimum)
    • Voice/Resonance (10 Hours Minimum)
Other Distributional Considerations

Age: 

  • Children - 50 hours
  • Adults - 50 hours

Class of Activity:

  • Diagnostic - 100 hours
  • Therapeutic - 100 hours

Type of Contact: 

  • Client specific & client related contact - 300 hours 
  • Client specific & client related plus clinical/professional activity - 350 hours

Hours Forms

The following forms and resources provide information about the requirements and process and provide a format to record clinical hours. Hours forms must be signed by the clinical educator and submitted to the University at the completion of each placement.

  • CASLPA Hours Requirements (pdf) coming soon
  • Hours Form (pdf)
  • Clinical Hours Form - Student Access
    Provision of on-line hours entry, tracking and form generation for students