Loyola University Maryland

Department of Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences

Student Outcome Data

Below is the Student Outcome Data for the master's program in Speech-Language Pathology.

On-time Program Completion Rates

Reporting Period     

Number completed
expected timeframe

    Number completed later
than expected
time frame

     Number not  

 Percentage completing

 Recent Year 49  0   0   
1 Year Prior 48 0 0  
  2 Years Prior  51 0 1
3-year average    99.33%

Praxis Examination Pass Rates

All master's students must take the PRAXIS examination prior to certification.

Reporting Period

      Number Taking 
the Exam  

  Number Passed
the Exam  

  % Passed 
Exam Rate 

  Recent Year  38  35 
1 Year Prior 47 45
  2 Years Prior  50 50
3-year average  96.3%


Note: The Praxis examination reporting period is the testing year or examination cycle, not the year of graduation for the test-takers. The data for each reporting period may include test-takers who graduated from the program within the prior 3 years.

Employment Rates of Graduates

Number and percentage of speech-language pathology graduates employed in the profession or pursuing further education in the profession within one year of graduation

Reporting Period

Number of Graduates
From Prior Year

Number not

Percentage of Graduates
From Prior Year

1 Year Prior (Class of 2019)   48  0  100% 
 2 Years Prior (Class of 2018)   51 0  100% 
3 Years Prior (Class of 2017)  51  0  100%

Note: The employment rate reporting period is not the year of graduation. The data for each reporting period should represent the individuals who graduated from the program one year prior.

Dr. Caesar

Lena Caesar, Ed.D., Ph.D.

Lena Cesar, Ed.D., Ph.D., believes in challenging her students to become global-minded citizens

Speech-Language Pathology