Communication Sciences and Disorders Program Announces Virtual Site Visit/Public Meeting March 22

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Posted by: Elizabeth Richardson on March 4, 2021, No Comments

East Stroudsburg University’s graduate program in Communication Sciences and Disorders is seeking re-accreditation by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (ASHA). The program is undergoing a candidacy site visit.  As part of the typical accreditation process for M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology (CSD) programs, the CAA is seeking comments in advance of its scheduled March 22 and 23 site visit to ESU.

A virtual public meeting will be held on Monday, March 22, 2021 from 6 pm to 6:30 pm.  You may receive information allowing you to join the Zoom meeting. Please RSVP to You will be sent the link and password following registration.  Programs scheduled for site visits are responsible for soliciting public comment from students and consumers by holding a public meeting during the scheduled site visit.

All persons interested in making public comment about the programs are welcome to attend the meeting. A copy of the Standards for Accreditation and/or the CAA’s policy on Public Comments 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 the following URLs:

Standards for Accreditation ( and

CAA’s Policy on Public Comment (  Written comments should be submitted by March 7th 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 or or fax: 301-296-8570

If you have any questions about CAA accreditation, email LuAnn Batson-Magnuson, PhD, CCC-SLP, program director, M.S. in Speech Language Pathology, at