Stephen F. Austin State University

Pre-Audiology

Pre-Audiology Bachelor's Degree Program

Audiology is one of the most rapidly expanding careers in the healthcare field. As a profession, audiology offers unparalleled opportunities working in a variety of settings with hearing-impaired patients of all ages. The United States Department of Labor reports the demand for audiologists is growing and that work conditions and earnings are very favorable.

The minimum entry level education in the profession of audiology is the Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.) Degree, just as the Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) is for the field of medicine.

Admission Requirements

Students requesting admission to the bachelor of science degree program in pre audiology must meet the following criteria:

  1. Acceptance to SFA
  2. Minimum of 30 credit hours
  3. Cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher in all college work
  4. Completion of the four pre-audiology core courses: SPH 130, 210, 250 and 371

Admission Process

Admission is based on the applicant's overall and major core GPAs. To be considered for admission review, the applicant must submit the following materials:

  1. Completed application to the Pre-Audiology Program
  2. Complete transcripts for all previous college credit.

Applicants for admission to the summer and fall classes must be submitted by February 1 each year. Applications for admission to the spring classes must be submitted by September 15 each year. It is the responsibility of the student to make sure all application materials are received by the program by the deadline.

Pre-Audiology Information