Speech Patholology and Audiology student

The BIES specialization program requires completion of four academic courses:

In addition, a minimum of 50 clinical hours with individuals who speak Spanish or are bilingual (Spanish-English) must be obtained under the supervision of a bilingual speech-language pathologist through:

Academic coursework for the BIES specialization may fulfill requirements toward the bachelor of science or master of science degree in speech-language pathology. Clinical practicum hours in Spanish also apply toward degree, ASHA certification and state licensure requirements. All course work is based on guidelines suggested by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association for speech-language pathologists providing bilingual assessment and intervention.

Sample plan for graduate student with BIES specialization


Contact Speech Pathology and Audiology

Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology
College of Health Sciences
Harriet Barker Cramer Hall, Room 223
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881
Phone: (414) 288-3428
FAX: (414) 288-3980
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