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2017 CSD Education Survey opens July 25th and closes October 31st. Complete early and be eligible for random drawings for free registration to the ASHA and CAPCSD conferences!


The 2014-2015 CSD Education Survey Reports, including National Aggregate and Individual State Aggregate Reports, are available. Click Here for more information.

CSDCAS Information for Programs

csdcas_logoWelcome to CSDCAS (pronounced “SID-CAS”), the Communication Sciences and Disorders Centralized Application Service provided by CAPCSD.  CSDCAS is a centralized application service for graduate programs offering clinical education in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology.


For those interested in Adopting CSDCAS

A CSDCAS Overview, Frequently Asked Questions and a PowerPoint presentation are provided here.  You can also sign up for a personalized demonstration of CSDCAS.
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Who benefits from CSDCAS?

CSDCAS is designed for clinical entry speech-language pathology and audiology graduate programs. This comprehensive graduate education application service facilitates the admissions process for applications and educational programs. The benefits are multi-faceted, impacting programs, student applicants, and faculty and staff involved in the application process. You can expect CSDCAS to:

  • Provide a streamlined, user-friendly approach to the application process.
  • Enable students to stay organized with a single online application and recommendation process.
  • Provide faculty with one web-based recommendation protocol for increased efficiency. Simplify the search functions according to individual program preferences.
  • Increase program exposure to a national pool of applicants.

 

2017 – 2018 Important Dates

May 1, 2017 Configuration Portal opens
June 30, 2017 Configuration closes for review
August 2, 2017 Applicant Portal opens
August 3, 2017 Data is available in WebAdMIT
December 14, 2017 Academic Update opens
February 15, 2018 Academic Update closes
April 1, 2018 Final Application Submission deadline
April 6, 2018 Final date CSDCAS will accept transcripts and reference letters
April 10, 2018 Final date applicants can approve PTE
April 12, 2018 Final date undelivered applicants can resubmit
 April 13, 2018 Final date for verification and Application Cycle closes

 

Resources for CSDCAS Programs

** 2017-2018 Cycle Preparation and Information Webinar **

This recorded webinar was offered on June 20th to assist current programs with portal configuration.

Click HERE to view this important webinar.

The CSDCAS 2017-2018 Cycle Preparation and powerpoint presentation is also available HERE.

 

 

Sprint Release Notes

CSDCAS participants can find up-to-date information regarding new features and enhancements in the Sprint Release Notes.

Sprint 12 Release Notes

Sprint 11 Release Notes

Sprint 10 Release Notes

Sprint 9 Release Notes

Sprint 8 Release Notes

Sprint 7 Release Notes

Sprint 5 Release Notes

Sprint 4 Release Notes

 

Obtaining an ETS CSDCAS Code for your School

You may already have a GRE code unique to your program, but in order to have official scores delivered directly into WebAdMIT, you must submit a request to ETS by completing the GRE Score Reporting Form for CSDCAS Member Institutions by contacting ETS Code Control at (609) 771-7091 or cas@ets.org. Once ETS assigns your CSDCAS GRE code to your program, we will post the information on the applicant portal so students are aware of the code for electronic delivery. We also encourage you to post this information on your website.

If your university will accept these official GRE scores reported through CSDCAS and does not need to receive a second official GRE report directly from ETS, there is no additional cost to you. If, however, your university wants to receive official scores directly from ETS in addition to those reported through CSDCAS, ETS will charge an annual fee for sending the scores twice (once to CSDCAS and again to your University). The annual fee is $300 for paper scores, and $300 for Scorelink Internet delivery (not available to new users). If you wish to continue to receive GRE scores as you have in the past, there is no action that you need to take.

Your institution can download GRE score reports in multiple formats without encryption software free of charge through the new ETS Data Manager.

If you have any questions about obtaining a GRE Institution Code for your CSDCAS program, please contact ETS Code Control at 1-609-771-7091 or cas@ets.org.

 

Supplemental Applications

If your program requires a supplemental application, don’t forget to include it in your program home page and your school website. CSDCAS is not responsible for collecting supplemental applications or any fees associated with it.

 

Information to Post on your Program Website:

Please include the following information on your school website:

  1. CSDCAS Student Customer Service information
    Customer Service is available Monday thru Friday from 9:00AM to 5:00PM Eastern Time
    Phone – (617) 612-2030 E-Mail –csdcasinfo@csdcas.org
  2. CSDCAS Applicant Portal Link
    PLEASE post your applicant portal link and that it will open August 2, 2016.
  3. CSDCAS Address
    All official transcripts MUST be sent to CSDCAS at the address below:
    CSDCAS Verification Department
    P.O. Box 9113
    Watertown, MA  02471
  4. CSDCAS Application Deadlines
    Please post the application deadline.  Also state that If an applicant does not submit their on-line application prior to the deadline, they will no longer be able to apply to your program and that it is the applicant’s responsibility to meet the deadline requirements.
  5. GRE Code
    Please post your GRE code.