The Au.D. Dilemma: By the Numbers

Editor’s Note: Shortly following my post a few weeks ago, AuD Dilemma, I posed this question on the American Academy of Audiology (AAA) discussion board: “Is it Time to Embrace Pre-Audiology for AuD Program Entry?” While there were several responses, I thought Dr. Barry Freeman’s response was worth sharing today, and he was kind enough…

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If there’s a surfeit of AuD programs, what do we do? Vote ‘em out?

By Ian Windmill and Barry Freeman An issue that frequently arises during discussions of academic programs in audiology pertains to the number of programs. The concern most often expressed is that there are “too many” programs, not that there are “too few.” It is easy to see why this issue comes up so frequently. There…

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