Graduate candidates wanting to pursue a career in speech-language pathology can apply to UNO’s CAA accredited Master of Science program. Speech-language pathology is a high-need area that has career opportunities in medical and school settings.
Speech-Language Pathology Accreditation
"The master’s degree education program in speech-language pathology at University of Nebraska at Omaha is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard #310, Rockville, Maryland 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700." Learn more
The next CAA re-accreditation review will be in 2020.
As of July 18, 2015, the University of Nebraska at Omaha graduate program in speech-language pathology was placed on probation until June 15, 2016 by its accrediting body: the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (http://www.asha.org/uploadedFiles/Accreditation-Approval-Status-Nebraska-Omaha-SLP.pdf).
The program has not met the compliance standard for program completion threshold. This is based on the percentage of students completing their program in the projected number of semesters as stated by the program. If the program is not able to demonstrate that it has met the criteria, then future accreditation may be in jeopardy.
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The program also is accredited by the Nebraska Department of Education and National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.