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Doctor of Audiology Program

Important Update

The faculty of the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders has placed a moratorium on admissions to the Doctor of Audiology (AuD) program that will be subject to annual review.


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The purpose of the Au.D. program is to provide students with the academic and clinical preparation to diagnose and treat the full range of hearing and vestibular disorders across the lifespan. Our goal is to prepare audiologists who are qualified to work effectively in a wide variety of clinical settings, including hospitals, clinics, special treatm ent centers, schools, industry, and private practice. Graduates of the program must demonstrate acquisition of all knowledge and skills listed in the Standards for the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A). 

Why choose our program:


The doctoral program in audiology at West Virginia 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. 

CAA accredited audiology