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Doctor of Audiology, Ph.D.

  • Application Deadline
  • 18 months
    Duration
University rank #167 (QS) Online
The primary goal of the Doctor of Audiology offered at University of Florida is to educate students to become researchers with a focus on interdisciplinary studies and laboratory science.

About

Program Highlights

Doctoral students typically engage in study and research within several departments or programs, including biomedical engineering, dentistry, gerontology, linguistics, medicine, psychology, and special education. 

Coursework is designed to develop expertise in various aspects of research so that students can ultimately conduct independent and original research programs which add to the body of knowledge in basic and applied communicative disorders.

The department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences is committed to recruiting, admitting, supporting, graduating, and helping to place students with the highest ethical and academic qualities.

The Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences is committed to recruiting, admitting, supporting, graduating, and helping to place students with the highest ethical and academic qualities.

The Doctor of Audiology is offered at University of Florida.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity

    You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.

    Full-time
    • Full-time duration 18 months
    Part-time
    • Intensity Flexible
  • Credits
    45 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Time flexibility
      Semi-structured
    • Attendance
      No Attendance
    • Teacher support
      Continuous support with feedback on request
    • Student interaction
      Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anat & Physiol of Hearing & Balance
  • Basic Auditory Sciences
  • Amplification 
  • Principles of Audiologic Evaluation
  • Initial Clinical Experience
  • Medical Audiology
  • Audiologic Rehab-Children
  • Audiologic Rehab-School Age
  • Advanced Amplification
  • Functional Human Neuroanatomy
  • Intro to Grad Research
  • Audiologic Rehab-Adults
  • Pediatrics
  • Statistics
  • Hearing Conservation
  • Cochlear Implants 
  • Clinical Clerkship
  • Tinnitus
  • Auditory Pharmacology
  • Professional Issues
  • Clinical Clerkship
  • Audiology Research Project
  • ASL for Audiologists
  • Advanced Topics in Audiology
  • Auditory Processing Disorders
  • Counseling
  • Communication & Aging

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

Admission requirements:

  • A well-written essay on career goals and objectives
  • Reports of research projects in which applicant has participated
  • Copy of master's thesis or project if completed
  • Copies of reprints, convention papers, etc. if any have been completed
  • Other supporting material that the applicant wishes to submit for consideration

Tuition Fee

  • International

    10416 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15624 USD for the full programme and a duration of 18 months.
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Funding

Many departments and colleges within UF offer scholarships, assistantships and fellowships to qualified students pursuing master’s degrees and doctoral degrees. Contact your specific graduate program to find out what financial aid opportunities are available at the department and college level, and what is required to qualify for them.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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