Certificate of Specialization in Polysomnography Technology is a 14-credit-hour program for individuals who want to become sleep disorder technicians.
This program prepares students for careers in polysomnography, a rapidly growing health-related field dedicated to the study of sleep disorders. Courses included hands-on training with sleep disorder equipment and testing.
Professionals study disorders by performing a number of diagnostic tests on patients. They also operate, monitor and troubleshoot highly sophisticated sleep computers to analyze sleep patterns.
With millions of people annually being tested in sleep laboratories and few formal training programs nationwide, numerous employment opportunities exist for qualified polysomnographers.