The Master of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders education program in speech-language pathology at SUNY College at Cortland 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.
Do graduates of CAA programs have the skills and knowledge for professional practice?
Yes, graduates of CAA programs are educated in a core set of skills and knowledge required for entry into independent professional practice.
Does the M.S. program at SUNY Cortland qualify graduate students for the ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence?
Yes, it does. All graduate students who complete the M.S. program, the clinical fellowship and the Praxis are eligible for the ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence.
Are past graduates of SUNY Cortland’s M.S. program ASHA-certified?
Yes, all past graduates are either ASHA-certified or in the process of obtaining their ASHA certification. The first four graduating cohorts (the classes of 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018) are certified, and the fifth graduating cohort (the class of 2018) is completing the clinical fellowship.