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School of Speech and Hearing Science

Student Outcomes and Accreditation

 Accreditation Statement

The Au.D. education program in audiology and the master's of science education program in speech-language pathology at The University of Southern Mississippi are 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, Maryland 20850, 800.498.2071 or 301.296.5700.
 

Code of Ethics

 
Those Faculty, clinical supervisors, staff, and students participating in the Au.D. education program in audiology and the master's of science education program in speech-language pathology at The University of Southern Mississippi follow the principles of the code of ethics of the American Speech- Language-Hearing Association 
 
 
 

Data for the 3 most recently completed academic years:

Employment Rates

Employment Rates
  Speech-Language (MS)   Audiology (AuD)
Period % (n) % (n)
2019 100 (23) 100 (7)
2018 100 (23) 25 (1)
2017 100 (24) 66 (6)  

Employment Settings

Employment Settings
     Speech-Language (MS)     Audiology (AuD)
Period % (n) % (n)
2019

52 (12)- in-state hospital

19 (4)- out-of-state hospital

21 (5)- in-state school

8 (2)- out-of-state school

14 (1)- in-state private practice

29 (2)- out-of-state VA Hospital

57 (4)- out-of-state private Practice

2018 30 (7)- in-state hospitals
  5 (1)- out-of-state schools
26 (6)- out-of-state hospital
39 (9)- in-state hospital
25 (1)- in-state hospital
75 (3)- in negotiations
2017 54 (13)- in-state schools
13 (3)- private practice
  8 (2)- out-of-state rehab/hospitals
25 (6)- in-state rehab/hospitals
11 (1)- in-state private practice
23 (2)- out-of-state private practice
33 (3)- out-of-state medical
33 (3)- unknown
     

Praxis II Pass Rates

Praxis II [ASHA Exam] Pass Rates
  Speech-Language (MS) Audiology (AuD)
Period Taking
% (n)
Failed
% (n)
Pass
% (n)      
Taking
% (n)
Failed
% (n)
Pass
% (n)
2019 100 (23) 0 (0)  100 (23)  100 (7) 0 (0) 100 (7)
2018 100 (24) 0 (0) 100 (24) 100 (4) 0 (0) 100 (4)
2017 100 (24) 0 (0) 100 (24) 100 (9) 0 (0) 100 (9)

Program Completion Rates

Program Completion Rates
  Speech-Language (MS) Audiology (AuD)
Period % (n)
completing
as expected
% (n)
completing later
than expected
% (n)
not completing  
% (n)
completing
as expected
% (n)
completing later
than expected
% (n)
not completing
2019 100 (23) 0 (0)  0 (0)  100 (7) 0 (0) 0 (0)
2018 100 (23) 0 (0) 0 (0) 100 (4) 0 (0) 0 (0)
2017 100 (24) 0 (0) 0 (0) 100 (9) 0 (0) 0 (0)

Updated: 6/18/18

Contact Us

School of Speech and Hearing Sciences

J.B. George Building 208
102 Kay James Drive
Hattiesburg, MS 39401

Hattiesburg Campus 

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Email
shsFREEMississippi

Phone
601.266.5216