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Performance Tests


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Important: Passing the Test of English Proficiency is a requirement before applying for a performance test.

Required Fee

The required fees for the Basic, Advanced, or Master performance are listed below. An additional fee of $35 if you reside out of state (outside Illinois).

Performance Test In State Candidate  Out Of State Candidate
Basic $250 $285
Advanced $275 $310 
Master $300 $335

How to Pay the Fee

Click on the ePay logo to make the electronic payment or use this Full Url:

Illinois ePay is electronic payment site offered as a convenience and can be used with Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, or eCheck. It is not an online application process. All fees are Non-Refundable and you must submit your completed application and required documentation to the Illinois Deaf and Hard of Hearing Commission. 

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