School of Health Professions

Accreditation Information

Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology

Institutional accreditation

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, also called UT Health San Antonio, is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award baccalaureate, master’s, and doctoral degrees. UT Health San Antonio also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels. Questions about the accreditation of UT Health San Antonio may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097, by calling (404)-679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website,

Professional accreditation

The Master of Science (M.S.) education program in speech-language pathology (residential) at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard, #310, Rockville, MD 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700. 

The CAA website provides greater detail regarding accreditation requirements and what accreditation means to students and the public. Anyone interested in knowing more about this professional accreditation status or wanting to file a complaint regarding the program's compliance with accreditation standards may use the information here

Student Achievement Data

Program Completion Rate: An average Program completion rate for graduate students in the last 3 years in relation to the program’s published expectation for the length of time for students to complete the degree, based on enrollment data.

Number Completed 
Within Expected 
Time Frame 
Number Completed
Later Than Expected
Time Frame 
Number Not 
Completing Program 
   3-year average 99.1%

Praxis Data: Praxis examination pass rates for the previous three periods/testing cycles for graduates of the CSD program are based on available ETS data.

Academic Year Number of Students 
Taking Exam 
Number of Students
Pass Rate
  3 - year average 99.2%

*8-month post-graduation report