Post-bacc Certificate in Multicultural and Diversity Studies for the SLP

Do you want additional knowledge and experience working with diverse populations and are studying SLP at TWU? Enhance your degree with a Certificate in Multicultural and Diversity Studies.

Program features

  • Study the intersection of communication disorders and cultural and linguistic diversity
  • Develop leadership and advocacy skills
  • Combines with an MS in Speech-Language Pathology
  • Includes practicum opportunities
  • 100% online courses
  • Variety of courses to choose from based on area of interest

Program requirements

In this certificate program you will complete 12 semester credit hours, with:

  • Nine semester credit hours (four classes) of academic coursework focused on multiculturalism and diversity  
  • Three semester credit hours (75 clock hours) of a clinical practicum experience assessing and treating culturally and linguistically diverse individuals

You must successfully pass a portfolio examination at the end of the program and earn grades of A or B in all classes.

A full list of courses and requirements are available in the course catalog.

Admission requirements

For questions contact

Bita Payesteh, PhD, CCC-SLP
Assistant Professor
MCL 848

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