Schools in New York that offer accredited audiology programs include: Brooklyn College and Hunter College, which are part of the CUNY graduate program, Adelphi University, Hofstra University and St. John's University, along with Syracuse University and the State University of New York at Buffalo. These schools offer different types and levels of accreditation. Some have 4-year degree programs, while others offer extended 6-year degree programs, which combine an AuD degree with a PhD.
As with other medical areas, schools with accredited audiology programs receive their accreditation from several organizations. Schools with the accreditation of CAA have a certification from the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology, or CAA for short, from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, or ASHA. Some schools have accreditation from the Accreditation Commission for Audiology Education, or ACAE. Other schools have some programs or courses that classify as accredited, while some are awaiting accreditation approval.
In New York State, Syracuse University, Hofstra, St. John's, Adelphi, Brooklyn College and Hunter College have CAA-certified 4-year audiology degree programs. Syracuse University's dual AuD and PhD program has a CAA certification for the clinical component. Similarly, the clinical section of SUNY Buffalo's dual AuD and MBA program has a CAA certification. The research-oriented PhD audiology programs in these schools do not have official accreditation or are awaiting approval as of 2015.