Prepare for your future as an audiologist

The Doctor of Audiology program unifies three unique disciplines in one department, giving you the best understanding of communication disorders. You'll have access to a state-of-the-art clinic and laboratory where you can learn to use and understand instrumentation while gaining practical experience.

You will gain practical, clinical experience while getting your degree. You'll work with an advisor to find an approved externship. Under faculty mentorship, you'll also conduct individualized research. Our small class sizes will enhance your learning as you advance your knowledge and career through continued education and training.

Degree options

Four-Year Degree Plan

Complete your doctoral degree with this traditional plan. This degree option is available to all majors.

Accelerated Degree Plan

Complete your doctoral degree in only three years by starting graduate coursework during the final year of your undergraduate studies. This degree option is only available to CSD majors.

Careers and outcomes

With a Doctor of Audiology, you will be eligible to apply for the Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology, an important professional milestone.

White coat ceremony

The white coat ceremony takes places in the spring for third-year audiology doctoral students. The ceremony marks the completion of the students’ campus course work; this milestone is marked with the presentation of a white lab coat. The following year, you'll take part in an off-campus externship.