Bachelors’ + AuD Preferred Admission Partner Program for Doctor of Audiology through the Osborne College of Audiology at Salus University
The Bachelor’s + Doctor of Audiology (AUD) Preferred Admission Partner Program is a 4 + 4 agreement (four years undergraduate plus four years doctorate) with Salus University Osborne College of Audiology (Salus University) (formerly Pennsylvania College of Optometry) whereby students complete their Bachelor’s degree at Messiah University and then proceed to Salus University to obtain their AuD degree. This partnership agreement guarantees qualifying Messiah University students an interview with the AuD program at Salus University, thereby significantly increasing the students’ chance of being accepted into this competitive program. This program is open to all current Messiah University seniors who have met the qualifications described in this accordion. This program is comprised of two phases. Phase I is defined as the years of undergraduate education while at Messiah University. Phase II consists of the Doctor of Audiology education while at Salus University and its associated clinical training sites. Phase one is outlined here.