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Public Meeting for MA in Speech-Language Pathology Program

Announcement of Public Meeting for the MA Speech-Language Pathology Program Reaccreditation Site Visit

Announcement of Public Meeting

The Master of Arts Speech-Language Pathology Program at Cleveland State University hereby announces an invitation to all faculty, staff, administrators, students, clients and their families, community professionals, all stakeholders, and the general public to attend a Public Meeting with the site visiting team from the Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA) in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology.

The Public Meeting is a part of the Program’s re-accreditation process and will be held on:

Monday, February 25, 2019
4:30 PM
On the Campus of Cleveland State University
Parker Hannifin Hall (PH) Rooms 103 and 104
2258 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44115

We are seeking comments from the public and would appreciate your participation in this event.  You will have an opportunity to meet with the members of the accreditation site visit team to share your experiences related to the Master of Arts Speech-Language Pathology program’s compliance with CAA’s accreditation standards.

If you cannot attend this meeting, you may provide written testimony to the site visit team prior to the site visit.  Written comments must be submitted to the Council on Academic Accreditation no later than February 10, 2019.  If you provide written comments, you must include your name, address, telephone number and your relationship to the graduate program in Speech-Language Pathology at Cleveland State University.  

Written comments must be signed and submitted to: Accreditation Public Comment Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech‐Language Pathology (CAA) American Speech‐Language‐Hearing Association, 2200 Research Blvd., #310 Rockville, MD 20850. Written comments can also be faxed (301‐296‐8570) or emailed ( to the CAA.
A copy of the CAA’s Standards for Accreditation and Policy on Public Comments can be obtained by contacting the Accreditation Office at the address above, by calling ASHA’s Action Center at 1-800‐498‐2071, or by accessing these documents online at:
If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Myrita Wilhite, AuD, CCC-A, Associate Professor of Practice and Director of the Speech and Hearing Program at Cleveland State University.  Dr. Wilhite can be reached by telephone at 216- 687- 3808 or by email at

If you need an ASL interpreter or any other accommodation to attend this event, please contact Myrita Wilhite at the above telephone number or by email.  You may also contact Mrs. Bess Antol, Administrative Coordinator for the School of Health Sciences at 216-687-3807/ .  Please make your request for accommodations known to us by February 10, 2019.

Thank you for considering participating in this important event.  Your input is very much needed and appreciated.

Posted to the website 2/6/2019