The audiology program prepares students in clinical and research domains related to persons with hearing and balance difficulties.


The Department of Special Education and Communication Disorders at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln offers you the best preparation for an exciting future in the audiology profession!  Students are fully engaged in classes and clinic from the first day in the program.  Students also have opportunities to conduct research, and complete practicum activities at the Barkley Memorial Center and sites throughout Nebraska and the United States.  (Audiology is rated one of the best jobs of 2015 by, Forbes and Time magazines.)


The graduate program in audiology leading to the Au.D. degree is accredited by The Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA), American Speech-Language Hearing Association, 2200 Research Blvd. #310, Rockville, MD 20850, 1-800-498-2071.

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Student Outcome Data

Program Completion Rate
Period # Completed Program Within Expected Time Frame % Completing Within Expected Time Frame
2014-2015 7 100%
2013-2014 3 75%
2012-2013 8 100%

PRAXIS Examination Rates of Graduates
Period # Taking Exam # Passed Exam % Pass Rate
2014-2015 9 9 100%
2014-2014 7 7 100%
2012-2013 4 4 100%

Employment Rate in Profession
Period # of Graduates % of Graduates
2014-2015 7 100%
2013-2014 3 100%
2012-2013 8 100%