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Speech-Language Pathology

Student Outcome Data

The strength of ULM's M.S. program in Speech-Language Pathology is evident in the Graduation/Program Completion Rate, the Speech-Language Pathology Praxis Examination results, and the Employment/Job Placement Rates of students within one year following graduation. Students with a bachelor's degree in speech-language pathology/communication sciences and disorders can complete the program in 5 semesters as a full-time student.  Students without a bachelor's degree in speech-language pathology/communication sciences and disorders can complete the program in 7 semesters as a full-time student. Specific plans are available in the Graduate Student Handbook.

 

Program Completion Rates for the M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology
Period Number completed program within expected time frame Number completed later than expected time frame Number not completing Percentage completing
Recent Year 27 0 1 96.4%
1 Year Prior 24 0 1 96%
2 Years Prior 22 5 0 81.4%
3 Year Average       91.25%

 

Praxis Examination Results

Student demonstrate success on the national examination in Speech-Language Pathology that exceeds the national average. Between 2014 and 2016, 100% of the students who took the PRAXIS passed it within one year of graduation compared to the national average of 80%.

ETS Cycle Number of Students Who Took the Exam Number of Students Who Passed the Exam Percent of Students Who Passed the Exam
Recent Year 27 27 100%
1 Year Prior 24 24 100%
2 Years Prior 27 27 100%
3 Year Average     100% 
 
Employment/Job Placement Rates

From 2014-2016, within one year of graduation, 100% of the M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology degree recipients were employed in the profession.

Year of Record Employment Rate in the Profession
Recent Year 100%
1 Year Prior 100%
2 Years Prior 100%
3 Year Average 100%

 

 


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