SCC's program is part-time
comprised of nine credit hours per quarter. The program is two
quarters in length (or six months). The program is offered online,
with clinical rotations being completed at an approved sleep
disorders center. Students will complete a comprehensive
program in patient assessment, equipment calibration, data
acquisition, diagnostic evaluation, therapeutic modalities and
follow-up care of patients. Students are encouraged to select sleep
disorders centers near their home to complete their clinical
A Certificate in Polysomnographic
Technology is awarded upon completion of the program. Graduates of the program will be eligible to
take the Registered Polysomnographic Technologist exam offered by
the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists.
The Polysomnographic Technology program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the on recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Polysomnographic Technologist Education (CoAPSG):Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP)25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158Clearwater, FL 33763727-210-2350 www.caahep.org
View the Polysomnographic Technology program positive placement outcomes.
Southeast Community College is a State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement Institution. As a State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement Institution, we are unable to offer online or distance courses to students in the following states/areas: California, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and Florida.
Students are required to complete 150 contact hours of clinical education.
Clinical and laboratory work will be completed in an approved local sleep
center. Sleep center approval and contracts will be completed on an individual