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Auburn University

Last Modified: 11/27/2017
1199 Haley Center
Auburn, AL 36830
Phone: 334-844-9600
Fax: 334-844-4585
E-mail Address: haaknan@auburn.edu

CAA Accreditation Information

Accredited

Master’s Degree in Speech Language Pathology
CAA Accredited (MS, MCD) (2017 - 2024)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2023

Accredited

Clinical Entry-Level Doctoral Degree Audiology
CAA Accredited (clinical entry level AuD) (2017 - 2024)
Next Accreditation Review: February 2023

Programs

Undergraduate Degree - Bachelor of Science (BS)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Liberal Arts
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Entire degree offered online:
No
Part-time Enrollment:
The degree program does not accept part-time students.
Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:
No multicultural or bilingual emphasis
Study Abroad Opportunities:
United Kingdom & Ireland Visiting Medical and School-based Settings in London and Dublin
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Audiologic assessment
Audiologic (re)habilitation
Auditory processing (Audiology)
Electrophysiology (otoacoustic emissions, auditory, electrocochleography, intraoperative monitoring)
Hearing aids/assistive listening technology
Hearing conservation
Pediatric audiology
Tinnitus
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Autism
Dementia
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Speech: articulation, phonology
Swallowing
Voice disorders
Other
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (academic and clinical)
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 3
Total dollar amount: $133,134
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Data not available.
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Application Process:
University hard copy application
Other: department application after certain freshman/sophomore criteria

Enrollment

Total Undergraduate Enrollment:
62

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 61
Part time: 0
Total: 61

Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology - Master of Science (MS), Other (Master of Communication Disorders (MCD))

General

Administrative Location:
College of Liberal Arts
Program Director:
Nancy Jeanne Haak
Clinic Director:
Nancy Jeanne Haak, Ph.D., CCC-SLP is Clinic Director; Assistant Director for SLP Clinic is Elizabeth Zylla-Jones, M.S., CCC-SLP
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Entire degree offered online:
No
Part-time Enrollment:
The degree program does not accept part-time students.
Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:
No multicultural or bilingual emphasis
Study Abroad Opportunities:
United Kingdom & Ireland Visiting Medical and School-based Settings in London and Dublin
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Audiologic assessment
Audiologic (re)habilitation
Auditory processing (Audiology)
Electrophysiology (otoacoustic emissions, auditory, electrocochleography, intraoperative monitoring)
Hearing aids/assistive listening technology
Hearing conservation
Pediatric audiology
Tinnitus
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Autism
Dementia
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Speech: articulation, phonology
Swallowing
Voice disorders
Other
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (academic and clinical)
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 3
Total dollar amount: $133,134
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Data not available.
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Laura Plexico, Ph.D.
E-Mail Address: lwp0002@auburn.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application Process:
CSD Central Application Service (CSDCAS)
University online application
Other: department submission of assorted materials
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Letters of recommendation: 3
Other: Transcripts & Undergraduate degree
Average GRE Score:
Verbal reasoning: 153
Quantitative reasoning: 149
Analytical writing: 4
Average GPA Score:
3.62-4.0
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
No
Prerequisite Offerings:
Yes, but only students offered admission to the graduate program may register
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 232
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 232
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 54
Part time: 0
Total: 54
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
10

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
25
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 22
Part-time students: 0
Total: 22
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 46
Part-time students: 0
Total: 46

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 55
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Other: thesis can be an option
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 24
Part time: 0
Total: 24

Clinical Entry Level Doctoral Degree in Audiology - Doctor of Audiology (AuD)

General

Administrative Location:
College of Liberal Arts
Program Director:
Nancy Jeanne Haak, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Clinic Director:
Nancy Jeanne Haak, Ph.D., CCC-SLP is Clinic Director; Assistant Clinical Director in Audiology is Kelli Watts, AuD., CCC-A
Combined Degree Programs Offered:
No
Entire degree offered online:
No
Part-time Enrollment:
The degree program does not accept part-time students.
Multicultural/Bilingual Emphasis:
No multicultural or bilingual emphasis
Study Abroad Opportunities:
United Kingdom, and Ireland Visiting Medical and School-based Settings in London & Dublin Guatemala Service Learning Project to provide hearing assessment and amplification to children in a designated school setting.
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Audiologic assessment
Audiologic (re)habilitation
Auditory processing (Audiology)
Electrophysiology (otoacoustic emissions, auditory, electrocochleography, intraoperative monitoring)
Hearing aids/assistive listening technology
Hearing conservation
Pediatric audiology
Tinnitus
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Autism
Dementia
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Speech: articulation, phonology
Swallowing
Voice disorders
Other
General to Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology:
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (academic and clinical)
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 3
Total dollar amount: $133,134
Federally funded personnel preparation grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
Postdoctoral Opportunities:
No postdoctoral opportunities
Specialty Tracks / Unique Features:
Data not available.
Minority Serving Institution:
No Specific Department of Education Designation
NSSLHA Chapter:
Yes

Admissions

Admission Contact:
Name: Shridhar Krisnamurti, Ph.D.
E-Mail Address: krishsr@Auburn.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 02
Application Process:
University online application
Other: departmental submission of assorted materials
Application Requirements:
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Other: Transcripts
Average GRE Score:
Verbal reasoning: 150.77
Quantitative reasoning: 147.33
Analytical writing: 3.72
Average GPA Score:
3.35-4.0
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
No
Prerequisite Offerings:
Yes, but only students offered admission to the graduate program may register
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 56
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 56
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 18
Part time: 0
Total: 18
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
5

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
10
Newly Enrolled:
Full-time students: 9
Part-time students: 0
Total: 9
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 34
Part-time students: 0
Total: 34

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 121
Additional Requirements:
Capstone project
Comprehensive exam
Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 11
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 7
Part time: 0
Total: 7