Admission into the Minor

Students are expected to formally declare a minor by completing the Change of Major/Minor Application online under the Student tab of myBama.

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Minor Courses
CD 225Intro Comm Disorders3
CD 226Lang & Speech Develop3
CD 275Anat Physio Sech Hear Mechansm3
CD 308Speech Disorders I3
CD 309Speech Disorders II3
CD 351Hearing Science3
Total Hours18

Grade Point Average

A 2.0 grade point average in the minor is required. Please see the Grades and Grade Points section of this catalog for an explanation on grade point average calculations. Minor GPA standards are required for continuance in the minor.


Sophomore standing is required to enroll in any CD course. Completion of all 200-level CD courses (with the exception of CD 277 Preprofess Lab Experienc) are required for enrollment in 300- and 400-level CD courses.

Upper-level Residency

A minimum of six hours of 300- and 400-level courses in the minor must be earned on this campus.

Ancillary Courses

This minor does not require ancillary courses.

Additional Minor Requirements

Students are responsible for ensuring that they have met all requirements. However, each student must meet with an adviser in the major department for academic planning and to be approved for registration each semester. College advisers are also available for additional assistance with all College and University degree requirements.