Programs

Admission to the University does not guarantee admission to professional or graduate programs. Please see individual department sites for admission requirements and deadlines.

 

Certificate Program

Emergency Medical Services

  • Basic EMT Certificate - 1 semester
  • Paramedic Certificate - 4-5 semesters beyond Basic EMT (Basic EMT is a prerequisite)


Undergraduate Programs

Biomedical Sciences

  • 4 years (preparation for professional health programs, research, or employment)

Cardiorespiratory Care

  • 2 years pre-professional
  • 2 years professional component

Emergency Medical Services Training

  • 2 years pre-professional (includes EMT Basic)
  • 2 years professional component (includes Paramedic Core)

Radiologic Sciences

  • 2 years pre-professional
  • 2 years professional component

Speech & Hearing Sciences

  • 4 years (preparation for master's in speech-language pathology, doctor of audiology or doctor of philosophy program)


Graduate Programs

Occupational Therapy

  • Entry-level master's program - 7 semesters (requires bachelor's degree or 96 semester hours of prerequisites and electives)

Physical Therapy

  • Entry-level doctoral program - 8 semesters (requires bachelor's degree or 96 semester hours of prerequisites and electives)

Physician Assistant Studies

  • Entry-level master's program - 7 semesters  (requires bachelor's degree)

Speech - Language Pathology

  • Master's program - 5 semesters (with bachelor's degree in Speech & Hearing) or 8 semesters (for those with degree outside the field)

Audiology

  • Doctor of audiology program - 11 semesters (with bachelor's degree in Speech & Hearing) or 14 semesters (for those with degree outside the field)

Communication Sciences & Disorders

  • Ph.D. program (post bachelor's program, post master's program, post doctor of audiology program or combined doctor of audiology and doctor of philosophy program)

 


The University of South Alabama publishes certain crime statistics each year as required by the Jeanne Clery Act. This report is required by federal law and contains policy statements and crime statistics for the school. The policy statements address the school's policies, procedures and programs concerning safety and security. Three years' worth of statistics are included for certain types of crimes that were reported to have occurred on campus, in or on off-campus buildings and property owned or controlled by the school and on public property immediately adjacent to the campus. This report is available online at:  www.southalabama.edu/departments/police /resources/fireandsafetyreport.pdf. You may also request a paper copy from the University Police office located at 290 Stadium Blvd.