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Student Achievement Data – ASHA/CAA/CED

Accreditation Statement

Audiology

The doctoral (AuD) education program in audiology {residential} at Utah State University is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language- Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard, #310, Rockville, MD 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301- 296-5700

Our program adheres to the Utah Audiology Professional and Educational Standards and prepares students for entry into the profession of audiology. This program meets audiology licensure requirements in Utah. Given the varied and changing requirements across jurisdictions, the department has not determined and cannot assure that graduates will meet all licensure requirements in all states or territories. Students are encouraged to become familiar with relevant state licensing laws and determine how to achieve any required additional requirements with their graduate advisor. 

Speech-Language Pathology

The master’s of science and master’s of arts (MS/MA) education programs in speech-language pathology at Utah State University are accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language- Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard, #310, Rockville, MD 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301- 296-5700.

Our program adheres to the Utah Speech-Language Pathology Proessional and Educational Standards and prepares students for entry into the profession of speech-language pathology. This program meets speech-language pathology licensure requirements in Utah. Given the varied and changing requirements across jurisdictions, the department has not determined and cannot assure that graduates will meet all licensure requirements in all states or territories. Students are encouraged to become familiar with relevant state licensing laws and determine how to achieve any required additional requirements with the graduate advisor.   

Deaf Education

The Master of Education (M.Ed.) program in Listening and Spoken Language Deaf Education is accredited by the Council on Education of the Deaf, c/o University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Dr, San Antonio, Texas 78229; email: executivedirector@councilondeafed.org


Praxis Exam Pass Rate

In order to earn the Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), all graduate students must take and pass the ETS Praxis examination in their area of expertise (e.g., speech-language pathology, audiology). The department maintains a record of Praxis pass rates.

Main Campus Resident SLP Praxis Exam Pass Rates
Period Number of Students Taking The Exam Number of Students Passed Pass Rate
2020/2021 19 19 100%
2019/2020 19 19 100%
2018/2019 18 18 100%
3 year average 100%
Outreach Distance SLP Praxis Exam Pass Rates
Period Number of Students Taking The Exam Number of Students Passed Pass Rate
2020/2021 5 5 100%
2019/2020 5 5 100%
2018/2019 6 6 100%
3 year average 100%
AuD Praxis Exam Pass Rates
Period Number of Students Taking The Exam Number of Students Passed Pass Rate
2020/2021 5 6 83%
2019/2020 6 6 100%
2018/2019 6 6 100%
3 year average 94%
Listening and Spoken Language Deaf Education Praxis Exam Pass Rates
Period Number of Students Taking the Exam Number of Students Passed Pass Rate
2021/2022 The Deaf Education praxis exam is a new requirement. Data will be reported for 2022 graduates.  
       
       
   

Program Completion Rate

Timely completion of a course of study is an important index of program organization. Student completion rates in the accredited programs are collected and reviewed yearly.

Main Campus Resident SLP Completion Rates
Period Number of Students Completed on Time Percentage completed within published time frame Completion Rate
2020/2021 19/20 95% 95%
2019/2020 19/19 100% 94%
2018/2019 18/18 100% 100%
3 year average 98%
Outreach Distance SLP Completion Rates
Period Number of Students Completed on Time Percentage completed within published time frame Completion Rate
2020/2021 5/6 83% 83%
2019/2020 5/5 100% 100%
2018/2019 6/6 100% 100%
3 year average 94%
AuD Completion Rates
Period Number of Students Completed on Time Percentage completed within published time frame Completion Rate
2020/2021 6/6 100% 100%
2019/2020 6/6 100% 100%
2018/2019 6/6 100% 100%
3 year average 100%
 
       
       
       
       
   
Listening and Spoken Language Deaf Education Completion Rates
Period Number of Students Completed on Time Percentage completed within published time frame Completion Rate
2020/2021 4/4 100% 100%
2019/2020 6/6 100% 100%
2018/2019 5/5 100% 100%
3 year average 100%

Employment Rate

One year following graduation, the department tracks employment rates, type of facility, and state in which graduates practice. The employment rate for those seeking jobs is posted and updated annually.

Main Campus Resident SLP Employment Rate in Profession
Academic Year Number of Graduates Employed Employment Rate
2020/2021 15/19 78%
2019/2020 18/18 100%
2018/2019 16/16 100%
3 year average 92%
Outreach Distance SLP Employment Rate in Profession
Academic Year Number of Graduates Employed Employment Rate
2020/2021 5/5 100%
2019/2020 6/6 100%
2018/2019 7/7 100%
3 year average 100%
AuD  Employment rate in Profession (Starting with students that graduated at least 1 year ago)
Academic Year Number of Graduates Employment Rate
2020/2021 6/6 100%
2019/2020 6/6 100%
2018/2019 5/6 84%
3 year average 94%