Speech-Language Pathology


The program in speech language pathology prepares practitioners, researchers, and scholars to work with persons with communication difficulties at all ages, and to advance the understanding of communication processes, communication disorders, and speech and language sciences.


Our graduate program in speech language pathology is rated in the top 10% of programs in the country. Students in this program enjoy a balance of research and clinical practice, a diverse client load, caring faculty and staff, and a variety of clinical experiences. (SLPs are ranked among Best Jobs in America by Money Magazine.)


The graduate program in speech language pathology leading to the M.S. 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, and approved by the Nebraska Department of Education.

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Student Outcome Data

Program Completion Rate
Period # Completed Program Within Expected Time Frame % Completing Within Expected Time Frame
2014-2015 30 97%
2013-2014 28 93%
2012-2013 32 97%

PRAXIS Examination Rates of Graduates
Period # Taking Exam # Passed Exam % Pass Rate
2014-2015 31 31 100%
2013-2014 29 29 100%
2012-2013 32 32 100%

Employment Rate in Profession
Period # of Graduates % of Graduates
2014-2015 30 100%
2013-2014 28 100%
2012-2013 32 100%