Doctor of Audiology
Our audiology program is a professional graduate curriculum four years in length. You will participate in clinical experiences during your first two years, and must successfully pass comprehensive examinations at the end of your second year in order to progress to the third year. The third year of study includes classroom work, advanced clinical practicum and work on the doctoral research project. The fourth year of the program is spent in a clinical residency. The Au.D. degree is awarded upon successful completion of coursework, clinical practice, comprehensive examinations, doctoral project defense and the clinical residency requirement.
Our doctoral (Au.D.) education program in audiology at Central Michigan University is 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, MD, 20850; 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700. The following links are available to learn more about ASHA: accreditation , professional certification, and write to ASHA with issues regarding academic preparation.