BGS in Speech-Language-Hearing

Below is a sample 4-year plan for students pursuing the BGS in Speech-Language-Hearing. To view the list of courses approved to fulfill KU Core Goals, please visit the KU Core website.

Freshman
FallHoursSpringHours
SPLH 161 (Goal 3 Social Science, Major Requirement)3SPLH 220 (Major Requirement)4
Goal 2.1 Written Communication (1 of 2)3Goal 2.1 Written Communication (2 of 2)3
MATH 101 (Goal 1.2 Quantitative Literacy)13Goal 2.2 Communication3
First Year Seminar (Goal 1.1 Critical Thinking)3Second Area of Study/Elective/Degree/Junior-Senior Hours23
Second Area of Study/Elective/Degree/Junior-Senior Hours23Second Area of Study/Elective/Degree/Junior-Senior Hours23
 15 16
Sophomore
FallHoursSpringHours
SPLH 462 (Major Requirement)3SPLH 463 (Major Requirement)33
SPLH 465 (Major Requirement)1Goal 3 Natural Science3
SPLH 466 (Major Requirement)3Second Area of Study/Elective/Degree/Junior-Senior Hours23
Goal 3 Arts and Humanities3Second Area of Study/Elective/Degree/Junior-Senior Hours23
Goal 4.1 US Diversity3Second Area of Study/Elective/Degree/Junior-Senior Hours23
Second Area of Study/Elective/Degree/Junior-Senior Hours23 
 16 15
Junior
FallHoursSpringHours
SPLH 568 (Major Requirement)4SPLH 566 (Major Requirement)3
SPLH 571 (Major Requirement)4SPLH 565 (Major Requirement)1
Goal 4.2 Global Awareness3Goal 5 Social Responsibility & Ethics3
Second Area of Study/Elective/Degree/Junior-Senior Hours23Second Area of Study/Elective/Degree/Junior-Senior Hours23
Second Area of Study/Elective/Degree/Junior-Senior Hours23Second Area of Study/Elective/Degree/Junior-Senior Hours23
 17 13
Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
SPLH 6203SPLH 660 (Goal 6 Integration & Creativity)3
BGS Career Prep Course (BGSC)3Second Area of Study/Elective/Degree/Junior-Senior Hours2, 53
Second Area of Study/Elective/Degree/Junior-Senior Hours2, 53Second Area of Study/Elective/Degree/Junior-Senior Hours2, 53
Second Area of Study/Elective/Degree/Junior-Senior Hours23Second Area of Study/Elective/Degree/Junior-Senior Hours23
Second Area of Study/Elective/Degree/Junior-Senior Hours23Second Area of Study/Elective/Degree/Junior-Senior Hours21
 15 13
Total Hours 120

Please note:

All students in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences are required to complete 120 total hours of which 45 hours must be at the Jr/Sr (300+) level.

The same course cannot be used to fulfill more than one KU Core Goal. However, overlap of a KU Core course with a major or degree-specific requirement is allowed. Overlapping is recommended to allow more opportunities to explore other majors and/or minors.