CD Graduate Program

NMSU Program in Communication Disorders

Information for Prospective StudentsCouncil on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) logo

The Master of Arts (M.A.) program in Speech-Language Pathology: Communication Disorders at  New Mexico State University is  accredited  by  the Council  on  Academic  Accreditation  (CAA) in Speech-Language  Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), 2200 Research Boulevard, #310, Rockville, MD 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700. Anyone wishing to file a complaint with CAA can find instructions on how to do so here [pdf].

Graduate Admission Information class of 2015for Students interested in the Communication Disorders Graduate Program at New Mexico State University.

NMSU CD Graduate Program Overview

The NMSU Program in Communication Disorders is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). The CAA is the only accrediting agency for audiology and speech-language pathology education programs recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education.


The following information may be of interest to our current and prospective graduate students:

ENTERING GRADUATE CLASS STATISTICS:

Year of Entry  Average GPA (Range LO-HI)
   
2017 3.55 (3.1 – 3.9)
2016 3.67 (3.4 – 3.9)
2015 3.57 (3.1 – 3.9)

 

       2017 GRE Average Score

Verbal

Quantitative  

Analytical

146.8

142.5

3.4

 

GRE Average Scores
2016

 

43.53   (06 – 70)

 

   
2016 43.53  (06 – 70)
2015 36.77   (12 – 69)

 

 

STUDENT OUTCOMES 
Program Completion Rate 

Period # Completing Program within expected time Frame % Completing program within expected time frame
2017-2018    
2016-2017 26 100
2015-2016 25 100
2014-2015 24 100
2013-2014 24 100
2012-2013 24 100
2011-2012 19 100
2010-2011 24 100
2009-2010 16 100

Praxis Examination Pass Rates of Graduates

Period # Taking Exam # passing exam Pass Rate (%)
2017-2018      
2016-2017 23 19 82.6
2015-2016 17  17 100
2014-2015 24 24 100
2013-2014 24 24 100
2012-2013 24 24 100
2011-2012 19 17 90
2010-2011 24 23 96
2009-2010 16 16 100

Employment Rates of Graduates within One Year of Graduation

Period Employment Rate in Profession# of Graduates       % of graduates
2017-2018    
2016-2017 23 100
2015-2016 25 100
2014-2015 24 100
2013-2014 24 100
2012-2013 24 100
2011-2012 19 100
2010-2011 24 100
2009-2010 16 93

Program ASSESSMENT Rubrics

 

2018 Assessment Rubric in revision

 

Information for Current Students in the NMSU CD Program


 

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