Audiology | Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Doctor of Audiology

Elevate your professional degree at the only audiology program in the West Texas and New Mexico region.

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Empower Connection as an Audiologist

The TTUHSC School of Health Professions Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.) is a four-year program offered in Lubbock, Texas. With diverse clinical and research experiences throughout the span of the program, students have the opportunity to learn in diverse clinical environments and learn from faculty with a wide variety of clinical and research interests. The program schedule varies each semester by semester, but students typically attend class two days a week and clinic one to two days a week for the first three years of the program. The fourth year consists of a full-time externship experience.


Our curriculum is at the forefront of audiology education with personalized opportunities, clinical and research experiences and interprofessional experiences.

4 Years
3 Years of Course Work & Clinical Experiences
1 Year of Externship
Classes include a combination of:
  • Fundamentals of Sound and Auditory System
  • Pediatric Audiology
  • Audiology Practice Management
  • Implantable Devices in Audiology
  • Auditory Electrophysiology
What to Expect
  • Combination of Traditional Coursework and Clinical Experience
  • Experienced Faculty and Individualized Mentoring
  • Rigorous Praxis Audiology Preparation
  • Opportunity to Focus on a Particular Area of Interest
  • Opportunity to Take Part in Hands-On Clinical Experiences in Lubbock, around the Region, and Across the Country


  • Median Salary: $80,000
  • Job Outlook: 16%
  • #26 Health Care Job According to US News and World Report
  • 97% Employment Placement within One Year of Graduation
Sept. 1
Application Open
Nov. 1 Feb. 15
Application Deadline
Term Program Start

Required Education: Bachelor’s in SLHS or Related Field

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Your Future is in Lubbock, TX

  • 263 Annual Days of Sunshine
  • Cost of Living $21,218 (single adult, no children) *
  • Average Commute Time 15.5 Mins
  • 240,719 Population

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Phone: (806) 743-3220
Office Hours: 8am-5pm, M-F
Address: 3601 4th Street, MS 6294, Lubbock, TX 79430

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