Polysomnography Program

Now is the time to pursue a career in healthcare. To get started, enroll at the college, then complete a program application using the instructions on this page. Program applications are currently being accepted by email only. Admissions Specialists are available to help you by phone or by email. Call 704.330.6284 or 704.330.6958 to schedule your personal phone appointment.

What You Will Learn

The Central Piedmont Polysomnography program prepares you to work with physicians to perform and interpret sleep studies and to provide comprehensive clinical evaluations required for the diagnosis of sleep related disorders.

You will acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to perform sleep studies, including recording and interpreting events observed during sleep. Treatment of sleep related disorders and patient education focused on healthy sleep habits will also be discussed.

Graduates may be eligible to apply to take the examination offered by the Board of Registered Polysomnographic Technologists (BRPT). Employment opportunities may be found in hospitals and freestanding sleep centers.

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Why Choose Central Piedmont

Our polysomnography program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health
Education Programs upon the recommendation of Committee on Accreditation for Polysomnographic Technologist Education. Learn more about our polysomnography accreditation and program outcomes.

Real World Education

At Central Piedmont, your education goes beyond what you learn in class. We offer numerous opportunities for you to enhance your learning — and to make friends, network, and pursue your passions — through clubs and organizations, sports, events and activities, leadership opportunities, job experience, volunteer experiences, visual and performing arts, and even international experiences.

Polysomnographer Jobs and Average Salary

Visit Central Piedmont’s Career Coach or the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for detailed polysomnography career opportunities, salary information, and job openings.

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Polysomnography Degree Course Sequence

The polysomnography program requires the completion of 69 credit hours in a five-semester (general education courses as well as program-specific courses) full-time student program. 

Suggested course sequence (PDF)

The Details

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How to Apply

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