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The Council for Accreditation of Canadian University Programs in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CACUP-ASLP) is an accrediting body for graduate education programs that prepare students for the practice of audiology and speech-language pathology.   The Council promotes excellence in the education of audiologists and speech-language pathologists to ensure the continued growth and development of these two professions.

CACUP-ASLP is a collaboration of three organizations related to the practice of speech-language pathology and audiology in Canada:  

  • Canadian Council of University Programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders (CCUP-CSD), comprised of the heads of five programs that offer education in both audiology and speech-language pathology and seven programs that offer speech-language pathology only
  • Speech-Language and Audiology Canada (SAC), a national professional association for speech-language pathologists and audiologists
  • Canadian Alliance of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Regulators (CAASPR), a national coalition of regulators of the professions of audiology and speech-language pathology in Canada.

CACUP-ASLP is a member of the Association of Accrediting Agencies of Canada (AAAC).

Accredited Programs


  • University of Alberta
  • University of British Columbia
  • Dalhousie University
  • Université Laval
  • Université Laurentienne
  • McGill University
  • Université de Montréal
  • Université d’Ottawa
  • Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières
  • University of Toronto
  • University of Western Ontario
  • McMaster University – Candidate status
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