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Auburn University

Last Modified: 10/30/2018
1199 Haley Center
Auburn, AL 36830
Phone: 334-844-9600
Fax: 334-844-4585
E-mail Address: haaknan@auburn.edu
http://www.cla.auburn.edu/communicationdisorders/

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:
Scotland and Ireland
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Audiologic assessment
Audiologic (re)habilitation
Electrophysiology (otoacoustic emissions, auditory, electrocochleography, intraoperative monitoring)
Hearing aids/assistive listening technology
Hearing: normal processes, disorders
Implantable auditory / vestibular devices (i.e. cochlear; brainstem)
Tinnitus
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Autism spectrum disorders
Fluency: normal processes, disorders
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Speech production: articulation, phonology
Swallowing
Voice: normal processes, disorders
Cognitive communication (e.g., dementia, traumatic brain injury)
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
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:
131

Graduation

Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 59
Part time: 0
Total: 59

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:
Scotland and Ireland
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Audiologic assessment
Audiologic (re)habilitation
Electrophysiology (otoacoustic emissions, auditory, electrocochleography, intraoperative monitoring)
Hearing aids/assistive listening technology
Hearing: normal processes, disorders
Implantable auditory / vestibular devices (i.e. cochlear; brainstem)
Tinnitus
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Autism spectrum disorders
Fluency: normal processes, disorders
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Speech production: articulation, phonology
Swallowing
Voice: normal processes, disorders
Cognitive communication (e.g., dementia, traumatic brain injury)
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
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:
Email 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 for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 154.2
Quantitative reasoning: 150.8
Analytical writing: 4.2
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
2.66-4.0
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
No
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, but only students offered admission to the graduate program may register
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 243
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 243
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 68
Part time: 0
Total: 68
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
9

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
26
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 26
Part-time students: 0
Total: 26
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 48
Part-time students: 0
Total: 48

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 55
Additional Requirements:
Comprehensive exam
Other: thesis can be an option
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 5
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 22
Part time: 0
Total: 22

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:
Guatemala Scotland and Ireland
Areas of Research:
Audiology/Hearing Science:
Audiologic assessment
Audiologic (re)habilitation
Electrophysiology (otoacoustic emissions, auditory, electrocochleography, intraoperative monitoring)
Hearing aids/assistive listening technology
Hearing: normal processes, disorders
Implantable auditory / vestibular devices (i.e. cochlear; brainstem)
Tinnitus
Speech-Language Pathology/Speech and Language Science:
Aphasia
Autism spectrum disorders
Fluency: normal processes, disorders
Language: typical development, normal processes, disorders
Neurogenics (apraxia, dysarthria)
Speech production: articulation, phonology
Swallowing
Voice: normal processes, disorders
Cognitive communication (e.g., dementia, traumatic brain injury)
Institution Grants and Contract(s)
Federally funded research grant(s): 0
Total dollar amount: $0
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:
Email Address: krishsr@auburn.edu
Application Deadline(s):
Application deadline for Fall admission: February 01
Application Process:
University online application
University hard copy application
Application Requirements:
CSD undergraduate degree
Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score
Personal interview
Letters of recommendation: 3
Other: Transcripts
Average GRE Score for Applicants Offered Admission:
Verbal reasoning: 150.8
Quantitative reasoning: 147
Analytical writing: 3.8
GPA Range for Applicants Offered Admission:
3.0-4.0
Undergraduate Prerequisites Required:
No
Offer Prerequisite Courses:
Yes, but only students offered admission to the graduate program may register
Number of Applications Received:
Full-time Students: 71
Part-time Students: 0
Total: 71
Number of Admission Offers:
Full time: 18
Part time: 0
Total: 18
Number of Admission Offers with Funding:
5

Enrollment

Target Class Size:
10
First-Year Enrollment:
Full-time students: 10
Part-time students: 0
Total: 10
Total Graduate Enrollment:
Full-time students: 48
Part-time students: 0
Total: 48

Graduation

Credit Hour Requirement:
Total semester credit hours: 121
Additional Requirements:
Capstone project
Comprehensive exam
Average Time to Degree (CED):
Total semesters: 11
Total Number of Degrees Granted:
Full time: 8
Part time: 0
Total: 8