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The Hearing Instrument Dispensary Program certificate prepares students for entry level position as a hearing health care provider. Graduates of this certificate program are eligible to take their written and practical Illinois Department of Public Health Licensure exam. This certificate requires 22 credits in the courses listed below.

For more information about Hearing Instrument Dispensary, please visit the program page.

Certificate Requirements

Field of Study Code: HIDP.CER

HIDP 1101The Auditory Mechanism3
HIDP 1102Acoustics and Hearing Science3
HIDP 1103Intro to Audiology & Clinical Audiometry4
HIDP 1104Aural Rehabilitation Across the Lifespan3
HIDP 2101Hearing Aids4
HIDP 2102Professional Issues and the Hearing Instrument Specialist3
HIDP 2112Clinical Practicum2
Total Credits22