CHCS Student Handbook 2018-2019

Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Care Sciences—Department of Speech-Language Pathology 2018–2019 207 Department of Speech-Language Pathology Bachelor of Science in Speech-Language and Communication Disorders (B.S. in SLCD) Academic Calendar The B.S. in SLCD follows the same term schedule, starting in the summer term of the respective academic year, and continuing through the end of the school year with dates mandated by the academic calendars for Undergraduate Students. Academic Progression The progress of each student through the curriculum requires satisfactory academic performance. Each prerequisite course must be completed in sequence as outlined by the Nova Southeastern Undergraduate catalog. All students must complete the General Education coursework, Program Requirements, Major Requirements, and Electives for Graduation eligibility. Grading Policies Each course will have specific requirements listed for grade completion in the course syllabus. The final grade submission will be based on the alpha scale below. Alpha Grade A A- B+ B B- C+ C C- D+ D F Scale 4.0 3.7 3.3 3.0 2.7 2.3 2.0 1.7 1.3 1.0 0.0 Percent 94–100 90–93 87–89 83–86 80–82 77–79 74–76 70–73 68–69 67–68 66 and below