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

 AY 2018-19  48  0   0   
AY 2017-18  51 0 1  
  AY 2016-17   50 1 1
3-year average    98.03%

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, 2019   44   43  97.7% 
1 Year Prior, 2018 47 46 97.8% 
  2 Years Prior, 2017 51 51 100%
3-year average  98.6%


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

Employed or 
pursuing education

Percentage of Graduates
From Prior Year

 AY 2018-19 (Class of 2018)   51 51  100% 
AY 2017-18 (Class of 2017)  51  51  100%
AY 2016-17 (Class of 2016)  51 51 100%

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.

Maria Mitidieri

Maria Mitidieri

Maria’s volunteer and travel experiences at Loyola inspired her career as a bilingual speech-language pathologist

Speech-Language Pathology, Spanish