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Speech-Language Pathology

Student Outcome Data

The strength of ULM's M.S. program in Speech-Language Pathology is evident in the Graduation/Program Completion Rate, the Speech-Language Pathology Praxis Examination results, and the Employment/Job Placement Rates of students within one year following graduation.


Program Completion Rates for the M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology
Period Number completed program within expected time frame Number completed later than expected time frame Number not completing Percentage completing
Recent Year 24 1 1 92%
1 Year Prior 20 4 1 80%
2 Years Prior 15 6 1 68%
3 Year Average       81%


Praxis Examination Results

Student demonstrate success on the national examination in Speech-Language Pathology that exceeds the national average. Between 2014 and 2016, 100% of the students who took the PRAXIS passed it within one year of graduation compared to the national average of 80%.

ETS Cycle Number of Students Who Took the Exam Number of Students Who Passed the Exam Percent of Students Who Passed the Exam
Recent Year 25 25 100%
1 Year Prior 24 24 100%
2 Years Prior 21 21 100%
3 Year Average     100%
Employment/Job Placement Rates

From 2014-2016, within one year of graduation, 100% of the M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology degree recipients were employed in the profession.

Year of Record Employment Rate in the Profession
Recent Year 100%
1 Year Prior 100%
2 Years Prior 100%
3 Year Average 100%