Enroll in one of the nation’s largest applied doctoral programs in audiology, and
prepare for national certification and state licensure.
Fall admission only. Application Deadline: January 15. All prospective students are
strongly encouraged to submit their applications and related materials as early as
possible to permit us to schedule group interview dates in either December or January.
The Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.) program has a specific deadline for all application
materials (January 15); however, all prospective students are strongly encouraged
to submit their applications and related materials as early as possible to permit
us to schedule group interview dates in either December or January. A face-to-face
small group interview with audiology faculty is preferred. Skype or telephone interviews
may be arranged when travel to Towson University is not possible. Applicants will
be contacted to arrange a group interview after all other application materials have
Students who apply will receive a decision offer in late February or early March,
and will have until April 15 to accept the offer of admission.
A minimum GPA of 3.0 from a regionally accredited college or university** . All GPA
calculations for admissions are based on the student's entire undergraduate course
A minimum GRE score of 290 (verbal + quantitative on GRE test).
A response to one of the following essay questions (choose only ONE question to answer)
should be included with your application.
1. If you could write a letter to the President of the American Academy of Audiology
to address one important issue in audiology, what would that letter say? 2. Where do you see yourself in 10 years? 3. What are the forces within health care that are most likely to influence the profession
over the next 5-10 years?
* Your essay should be a maximum of two pages. Note: If you use references please
include a separate reference list.
*Your essay may be uploaded with your application or emailed to grads AT_TOWSON with your identifying details included at the top of the essay.
Three letters of recommendation (the email addresses of recommenders must be entered
Successful completion of the following prerequisite courses: A course in life science (e.g., biology) (3-4) Behavioral Statistics (3-4) A course in social science (e.g., psychology, sociology) (3) Phonetics (3) (Note: this course may be completed during the Au.D. program) Basic Mathematics (3) A course in physical science (e.g., chemistry, physics) (3-4) Language Development (3) (Note: this course may be completed during the Au.D. program)
For questions about the graduate program please e-mail audiology AT_TOWSON. If you have questions about the status of your application please contact Graduate
Admissions at 410-704-2113 as they will have the most updated status.
For international students a TOEFL iBT score of 100 or above is required. A U.S. degree
does not waive the requirement of TOEFL for this program. Non-immigrant international students: See additional admission information in International Graduate Admissions.