Audiology and Speech Pathology
Celebrating 60 Years of Service and Groundbreaking Ceremony - September 27, 2013
The University of Tennessee Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology offers undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral education in audiology and speech-language pathology. The mission of the Department is consistent with the missions of the University of Tennessee and the College of Allied Health Sciences. As such, the Department serves a major public service role by (1) providing access to quality education in audiology, speech-language pathology, and speech and hearing sciences, (2) operating clinical programs that offer quality care for individuals with communication disabilities, (3) generating new knowledge in the discipline of communication sciences and disorders through active research, and (4) promoting life-long learning for Department alumni and other professionals in Tennessee.
Our academic programs emphasize excellence in clinical practice and advanced research. Our graduate programs in audiology and speech pathology are accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech Pathology. Come study, learn, and research with one of the finest academic programs available today! The Department's standard for excellence has been consistently affirmed by our graduates, who continue to hold prestigious positions in all areas of our field. An analysis of our student outcome data, including student success rates on the national exam (Praxis), program completion rates, and employment rates are available for review.
The Au.D. degree program in Audiology and the M.S. degree program in Speech-Language Pathology at The University of Tennessee Health Science Center 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, Maryland 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700. (Latest accreditation period: June 1, 2006 – May 31, 2014.)
Celebrate the past, present, and future of ASP with us in the pages of the Audiology & Speech Pathology 2014 Annual Newsletter