Western Michigan University's graduate educational programs in speech-language pathology and audiology are accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology faculty and students are engaged in numerous research and service activities in our labs and the Van Riper Language, Speech, and Hearing Clinics. The department is engaged in ongoing assessment activities and strategic planning to align with the College of Health and Human Services, University and academic affairs strategic plans. The department strategic plan is available for review.