Communication Sciences and Disorders

Graduate Program

Admissions and Graduate Student Outcome Data


Starting in Fall 2018, graduate students were admitted in Fall semester only. Prior to Fall 2018, graduate students were accepted for Spring and Fall semester starts.

 

Incoming Graduate Class Average Data

 

Fall 2021

Fall 2020

Fall 2019

Fall 2018

Spring 2018

Fall 2017

Overall GPA

3.51

3.51

3.52

3.44

3.56

3.52

CSDO GPA

3.70

3.78

3.67

3.65

3.68

3.74

GRE Score (Quantitative and Verbal)

290

290

291

292

297

294

 

Outgoing Graduate Class Achievement Data

 The Council on Accreditation (CAA) requires several benchmarks that programs must meet in order to maintain accreditation. The CAA sets a benchmark target for a 3-year average of 80%.

 

Praxis Pass Rates*

Reporting Period

Number Taking Exam

Number Passing Exam

Pass Rate

Sept 2019 - Aug 2020

30

28

93%

Sept 2018 – Aug 2019

30

30

100%

Sept 2017 – Aug 2018

36

35

97%

 

3-Year Average

97%

*Data verified semi-annually with ETS: The Praxis Series

 

Program Completion Rates

Academic Year

Number Completed in Expected Time Frame

Number Completed Later Than Expected

Number Not Completed

Percentage Completed in Expected Time Frame

2019 - 2020

31*

0

1

97%

2018 – 2019

29

1

0

97%

2017 – 2018

29

0

1

97%

 *currently enrolled and on track

3-Year Average

97%

 

 

Employment Rates in the Profession

              

Employment Rate

Graduation Year

Number of Graduates

Percent of Graduates Employed

2018 – 2019

25

92%

2017 – 2018

28

100%

2016 – 2017

35

91%

                               

3-Year Average

94%