About this course
The Cardiographic Technology Diploma Program is designed to prepare the student to pursue work as a cardiographic technician performing rhythm and 12 lead EKG/ECG, Holter monitoring, stress testing and telemetry surveillance in hospitals and cardiology offices. Upon completion of the program, the successful student may apply to take the Certified Cardiographic Examination to become a Certified Cardiographic Technician (CCT); this exam is available through Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI), an independent certification organization. The CCT is expected to be able to work with cardiologists in their office to prepare and assist with diagnostic testing of Coronary Artery Disease and be qualified to work in the critical care area as a monitoring technician. This program is designed for full-time students to complete the program in 15 months. All credits earned in this program are applicable to the Cardiographic Technology Associate of Science Degree Program.