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Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences

Speech & Hearing Clinic

The Auburn University Speech and Hearing Clinic, an outreach service of the College of Liberal Arts, was established in 1947 and provides a full range of evaluation and treatment services for clients of all ages. Learn More.

Department

The Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences at Auburn University has been accredited since 1965, making it one of the oldest training programs accredited in the U.S. We offer the highest quality undergraduate preparation for students aspiring to graduate programs in speech language pathology or audiology. Our SLHS graduate programs have also been distinguished as the highest ranked training programs in the State of Alabama (U.S. News & World Report) and they have achieved near 100% employment for our graduates over the past three years ( see Outcome Measures).

Accreditation

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We offer a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences, master's degrees in speech-language pathology (MCD & MS), and a Doctor of Audiology (AuD) degree.

Our graduate degree programs are accredited through 2025 by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology. Learn More.

Research

Our department focuses on applied research in hearing, language, and speech science across the lifespan. SLHS faculty have ongoing collaborative research efforts with other departments and colleges and actively access state of the art facilities. Our faculty serve on national boards and committees, publish in high impact journals, and have a successful track record of securing funding. Learn More.