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Foundational Documents, Policies, and Candidacy Statement

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NSC - School of Education - Speech Pathology Candidacy Status

The master’s degree program- (M.Ed. in Speech-Language Pathology)- at Nevada State College, School  of Education 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, 2200 Research Boulevard.  #310, Rockville, MD 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700.

Candidacy is a “pre-accreditation” status with the CAA, awarded to developing or emerging programs for a maximum period of 5 years.

The CAA has determined that the program demonstrates sufficient compliance with the Standards for Accreditation as outlined in the Standards Compliance Continuum.  As a result, the CAA has awarded candidacy for a period of five years beginning July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2024   Award of candidacy allows the program to matriculate students into the program as it continues to document compliance with accreditation standards for the duration of the candidacy accreditation cycle.

Any questions or concerns- please contact the Accreditation Office c/o American Speech-Language-Hearing Association 2200 Research Blvd, #310 Rockville, MD 20850 301-296-5700


Page updated as of 6/2/2020

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