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SJSU is pleased to announce its Doctor of Audiology (AuD) program


The SJSU AuD program emphasizes clinical proficiency that is informed by scholarly research and evidence-based practice. Our program is a four-year course of study that includes academic courses, clinical rotations, and a doctoral research project. SJSU's program is located in the Silicon Valley at one of the 200 top research universities in the nation.

Graduates of our program will be ethical; culturally sensitive; prepared to assume leadership roles; and experienced in an interprofessional team approach to patient care among infants, toddlers, children, adults, and elders.

Audiology is an allied health profession that is concerned with 1) the science of the hearing and balance mechanisms and 2) the clinical identification, diagnosis, and treatment of individuals with hearing and balance disorders. A professional doctoral degree (the AuD) is required for new practitioners applying for a license in the state of California. 

The program has received approval from the CSU Chancellor's Office and from the WASC Senior College and University Commission. The program has been awarded Developing Status from the Accreditation Commission for Audiology Education.

The Doctoral program in Audiology (AuD) at San José State University is a Candidate for Accreditation by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. This is a "pre-accreditation" status with the CAA, awarded to developing or emerging programs for a maximum period of five years. The full name, address, and phone number of the CAA accrediting agency is:

Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
2200 Research Boulevard #310, Rockville, Maryland 20850

The Department of Audiology at San José State University (SJSU) invites applications for our Clinical Training Coordinator position. The Clinical Training Coordinator provides management of all aspects of the audiology clinical activities of Doctor of Audiology students.

Please visit the SJSU careers website for more information about this position and instructions on how to apply.


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