The University of Texas at Dallas/Callier Center for Communication Disorders Doctor of Audiology Program Purpose: The purpose of this article is to describe the history and resources of the doctor of audiology (AuD) program at the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD)/Callier Center for Communication Disorders, as well as to provide an overview of the program. Method: Data from 1999, when the AuD program ... Clinical Focus: Site Visit
Clinical Focus: Site Visit  |   December 01, 2005
The University of Texas at Dallas/Callier Center for Communication Disorders Doctor of Audiology Program
 
Author Affiliations & Notes
  • Ross J. Roeser
    University of Texas at Dallas/Callier Center for Communication Disorders
    UTD/Callier Center for Communication Disorders, 1966 Inwood Road, Dallas, TX 75235
  • Linda Thibodeau
    University of Texas at Dallas/Callier Center for Communication Disorders
  • Carol Cokely
    University of Texas at Dallas/Callier Center for Communication Disorders
Article Information
Hearing Disorders / Professional Issues & Training / Language Disorders / Clinical Focus / Site Visit
Clinical Focus: Site Visit   |   December 01, 2005
The University of Texas at Dallas/Callier Center for Communication Disorders Doctor of Audiology Program
American Journal of Audiology, December 2005, Vol. 14, 151-160. doi:10.1044/1059-0889(2005/017)
History: Received June 9, 2005 , Accepted October 5, 2005
 
American Journal of Audiology, December 2005, Vol. 14, 151-160. doi:10.1044/1059-0889(2005/017)
History: Received June 9, 2005; Accepted October 5, 2005

Purpose: The purpose of this article is to describe the history and resources of the doctor of audiology (AuD) program at the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD)/Callier Center for Communication Disorders, as well as to provide an overview of the program.

Method: Data from 1999, when the AuD program was approved by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Program, to the present were reviewed.

Conclusions: The UTD/Callier Center AuD program includes more than 40 faculty members, spans 3 campuses, and has 8 research laboratories. Total enrollment is 32 students (8 students are admitted each year for the 4-year program). Students have access to extensive resources and learning opportunities. The clinical and research programs at the UTD/Callier Center are actively involved in providing high-quality, indepth education to future doctors of audiology.

Acknowledgments
This article was prepared while Dr. Roeser was head of the UTD/Callier Center AuD program. Dr. Thibodeau assumed the AuD program head position on June 1, 2005.
Order a Subscription
Pay Per View
Entire American Journal of Audiology content & archive
24-hour access
This Article
24-hour access