Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology
The Department of Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology
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Department Mission and Vision
Our department mission and vision are to educate students to the highest levels of professionalism, consistent with the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and Northeastern University accreditation standards and Massachusetts licensure requirements; to provide them with an interprofessional and practice-oriented education in our urban university environment; to provide them with research experiences based on the highest standards of scientific knowledge; to provide them with clinical experiences with clients and families from a diverse population base using an evidence-informed practice approach; to evaluate their progress using both formative and summative assessment measures.
The master's (MS) education program in speech-language pathology and the doctoral (AuD) education program in audiology at Northeastern University are accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard #310, Rockville, Maryland 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700.
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Department of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Program Statistics
MS SLP Program Snapshot
|Graduation Year||Program Completion||Praxis Pass Rate||Job Placement|
|2013||100% (40/40)||97% (39/40)||100% (40/40)|
|2012||100% (37/37)||100% (37/37)||100% (37/37)|
|2011||94% (32/34)||100% (32/32)||100% (32/32)|
AUD Program Snapshot
|Graduation Year||Program Completion||Number completed later |
than expected time frame
|Number not completing||Praxis Pass Rate||Job Placement|
|2013||78% (7/9)||0||2||100%(7/7)||100% (7/7)|
|2012||89% (8/9)||0||1||100% (8/8)||100% (8/8)|
|2011||62% (5/8)||0||3||100% (5/5)||100% (5/5)
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Lorraine A. Book