Overview

Mayo Clinic audiologist working with child

Program description

Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences offers a one-year Audiology Externship at Mayo Clinic's campus in Jacksonville, Florida. This program provides in-depth clinical knowledge and skills that enable practitioners to provide quality comprehensive audiology care.

Education focuses on patient care, providing state-of-the-art clinical audiology services to a primarily adult population. In-depth clinical experiences are provided to develop a well-rounded, competent audiologist, including:

  • Audiologic evaluations
  • Posturography and videonystagmography
  • Rotational chair testing
  • Canalith repositioning procedures
  • Vestibular evoked myogenic potentials
  • Auditory brainstem testing
  • Otoacoustic emissions
  • Hearing aid dispensing
  • Adult aural rehabilitation programs
  • Cochlear implant evaluations and rehabilitation

Accreditation

See accreditation information for Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science.

Facilities

Mayo Clinic's campus in Jacksonville, Florida, is a comprehensive medical facility providing advanced programs in education and research that support the highest quality patient care. Campus activity is conducted in the Mayo Clinic Hospital and the interconnected Davis, Mayo and Cannaday buildings.

The ambulatory facilities provide clinical services ranging from primary to specialty care and advanced procedures. Mayo Clinic Hospital provides comprehensive inpatient services, including surgical and medical intensive care units, specialized solid-organ transplant units, and advanced cardiac and neurosurgery facilities.

Graduation and certification

Upon successful completion of the Audiology Externship, you receive a certificate of completion from Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences.

Hours

For the majority of the externship, you are in the clinic setting Monday through Friday.

Class size

Each year, Mayo Clinic School of Health Sciences admits one student to the Audiology Externship. This ensures that you receive tailored instruction and a comprehensive educational experience.

June 28, 2017