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Student Outcome Data

Student Outcomes


The Department of Communication Disorders annually examines student outcomes by collecting data on the national examination (PRAXIS) and examining the percentage of students that graduate with the master of arts or master of science in communication disorders from Texas State University and secure gainful employment. All of the above is illustrated in the following document: 

Employment Rate

Academic Year Number of Graduates Employed Number of Graduates Not Employed Total
2016-2017 31 0  
2015-2016 29 0  
2014-2015 31 0  
3 Year average     100%
3-Year average employment rate for all modalities: 100%      

On Time Graduation Rate

Academic Year Number completing on time Number completing later than on-time Number not completing Total
2017-2018 30 0 1  
2016-2017 30 1 0  
2015-2016 29 0 2  
3 Year Average       95.7%
3-Year average program completion rate for all modalities: 95.7%

Praxis Exam Pass Rate

Academic Year Number of test-takers taking the exam Number of test-takers passed Pass Rate
2017-2018 31 31  
2016-2017 31 31  
2015-2017 29 29  
3 Year Average     100%
3-Year Praxis pass rate average for all modalities: 100%
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The master's (MSCD and MA) education program in speech-language pathology at Texas State University 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, MD 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700