Tools of the Trade


Assisted Listening Device (ALD)

An Assistive listening device (ALD) is used to improve hearing ability for people in a variety of situations by amplification and better sound to noise ratio (SNR).

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Graduation Rate- Percentage of students completing the Masters program within the established time frame:

  • 2013-2014: 100% (20/20 students)
  • 2012-2013: 100% (22/22 students)
  • 2011-2012: 95%   (21/22 students)
  • 3 Year Average: 98%

Praxis Pass Rate- Percentage of test-takers passing PRAXIS within one year of their graduation:

  • 2013-2014: 100% (20/20 students)
  • 2012-2013: 100% (22/22 students)
  • 2011-2012: 100% (21/21 students)
  • 3 Year Average: 100%

Employment Rate- Percentage of program graduates employed in the profession within one year of graduation:

  • 2013-2014: Recent graduates currently interviewing for employment
  • 2012-2013: 100% (22/22 students)
  • 2011-2012: 100% (21/21 students)
  • 2010-2011: 100% (15/15 students)
  • 3 Year Average: 100%