Western Washington University Seeks Public Comment for Re-accreditation for the Master in Speech-Language Pathology
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Western Washington University is seeking re-accreditation for the Master in Speech-Language Pathology 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.
The department welcomes written and oral comment from students, members of the Western community, health care community, clients, and the public at a public meeting held Thursday, October 25, 2018 from 4:30 – 5:30 on campus in Communication Facility (CF) 110. Parking available on campus in lot 12A or C. For driving directions and parking information, please visit http://www.wwu.edu/ps/parking/.
Individuals not able to attend the public meeting who wish to submit written testimony may do so at least 15 days prior to the site visit by sending them to the address below. All written testimony—including comments faxed or submitted as e-mail attachments—must include the commenter’s name, address and telephone contact information and the commenter’s relationship to the program in order for Accreditation staff to verify the source of the testimony. All comments must be signed.
Comments should be submitted to:
Accreditation Public Comment
Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA)
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
2200 Research Boulevard, #310
Rockville, MD 20850
A copy of the Standards for Accreditation and/or the CAA’s Policy on Public Comment may be obtained by contacting the Accreditation Office at ASHA, 2200 Research Boulevard, #310, Rockville, Maryland 20850, calling ASHA’s Action Center at 1-800-498-2071, or accessing the documents online at http://caa.asha.org/.
Kimberly Peters, Ph.D., CCC-A, FAAA
SLP Program Director and Audiology Clinic Director