Am I Eligible for Certification?

Eligibility Checklist for Cochlear Implant Specialty Certification

  • You must have a current, valid license to practice audiology
  • You must have a Doctoral degree in audiology granted from a regionally accredited institution
  • You must have completed a total of 450 cochlear implant patient post-graduate contact hours and 50 post-graduate hours of case-management of cochlear implant cases over two (2) consecutive years during the past five (5) years
  • You must have one (1) year post-degree, full-time (2,000 hours) paid professional experience as an audiologist
  • You must submit two (2) letters of professional reference attesting to your work in the area of cochlear implants