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Neurodiagnostic Technology Associate of Applied Science Degree Program

Memphis, TN

Prepare for a new career sooner than you think

Do you like working with data and diagnosing problems? Neurodiagnostic technologists gather data for physicians that are used to diagnose and treat conditions such as epilepsy, seizures, and other brain disorders. 


Gain Skills to Help Stroke, Epilepsy and TBI Patients

  • Learn to capture recordings of patients’ nervous system function.
  • Gain skills in our modern labs and apply them in clinical experience settings.**
  • Complete your degree in as few as 18 months of study.*

Program Overview

Neurodiagnostic technicians (NDTs) use a variety of equipment to take measurements and recordings of patients’ brain and nervous system function. These recordings offer physicians the information they need to assess and diagnose patients with epilepsy, traumatic brain injury (TBI) and many other conditions.

Concorde’s NDT associate degree program will prepare you to take patient medical histories and help prepare patients for their imaging procedures. You’ll learn skills to conduct a variety of tests, including electroencephalograms (EEGs), nerve conduction studies, sleep studies and more. You’ll also learn skills to evaluate the results and create reports for the physician or other health care professional on duty.


Preparation for Certification Exams

After graduation from the NDT degree program at Concorde in Memphis, you'll be eligible to take professional certification examinations offered by the following organizations:***

  • American Board of Registered Electroneurodiagnostic Technologists, Inc. (ABRET)
  • American Association of Electrodiagnostic Technologists (AAET)
  • Board of Registered Polysomnography Technologists (BRPT)

Earning certification can enhance your professional profile in the job market. Please note that additional experience or training may be required after graduation to complete certification.


Take the Next Step Now

Do you think a career as an NDT sounds fascinating? Get in touch with Concorde Memphis today to find out if our associate degree program is right for you!

*Program length may be subject to change dependent on transfer credits and course load. Please refer to current course catalog for more information. Concorde does not guarantee admittance, graduation, subsequent employment or salary amount.
**Clinical hour requirements and delivery may vary by campus location and may be subject to change. Concorde does not guarantee clinical site assignments based upon student preference or geographic convenience; nor do clinical experiences guarantee graduation, post-clinical employment or salary outcomes. 
***Registration and certification requirements for taking and passing these examinations are not controlled by Concorde, but by outside agencies, and are subject to change by the agency without notice. Therefore, Concorde cannot guarantee that graduates will be eligible to take these exams, at all or at any specific time, regardless of their eligibility status upon enrollment.
ᶛ Externships are a non-paid in-person learning experience, who's length and location may be subject to change. Concorde does not guarantee externship placement, graduation, post-externship employment or salary outcomes.
ᵊCredit hours are defined by graduation requirements and differ between the diploma and associate of science degree programs. Credit hours may be subject to change, please refer to current course catalog for more information.
‡Registration and certification requirements for taking and passing these examinations are not controlled by Concorde, but by outside agencies, and are subject to change by the agency without notice. Therefore, Concorde cannot guarantee that graduates will be eligible to take these exams, at all or at any specific time, regardless of their eligibility status upon enrollment.

18* Mo

Program Length

84

Credit Hours

275

Lab Hours

640

Clinical Hours

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Have an Associate Degree in Healthcare?
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Curriculum

The NDT associate degree program at Concorde Grand Prairie teaches practical skills and knowledge to prepare you to conduct electroencephalography (EEG), evoked potential (EP), long term monitoring (LTM), polysomnography(PSG), nerve conduction studies (NCS), and intraoperative neuromonitoring (IONM). This program also covers NDT lab operations and management, plus preparation for certification exams.*

  • Evoked Potentials
  • Nerve Conduction Velocities
  • Neuroanatomy and Physiology
  • Neurodiagnostics
  • Polysomnography
  • Pattern Recognition
*Registration and certification requirements for taking and passing these examinations are not controlled by Concorde, but by outside agencies, and are subject to change by the agency without notice. Therefore, Concorde cannot guarantee that graduates will be eligible to take these exams, at all or at any specific time, regardless of their eligibility status upon enrollment.
†Professional certification is not a requirement for graduation, may not be a requirement for employment nor does it guarantee employment.
ᶛᶛClinical hour requirements and delivery may vary by campus location and may be subject to change. Concorde does not guarantee clinical site assignments based upon student preference or geographic convenience; nor do clinical experiences guarantee graduation, post-clinical employment or salary outcomes. 

Financial Aid

As part of our commitment to your success, Concorde ensures that you have access to comprehensive information and guidance in navigating the financial aid process. Concorde offers financial aid and scholarship programs to those who qualify.

Accreditation

Accreditation and licensure are an important part of an academic institution’s operation. Visit our Accreditations and Licensure page for more details about our accreditations and licensure.

The Memphis campus Neurodiagnostic Technology program has been awarded initial accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), 9355 113th St. N, #7709, Seminole, FL 33775; 727-210-2350; www.caahep.org, as recommended by the Committee on Accreditation for Education in Neurodiagnostic Technology (CoA-NDT), 22 Railroad Avenue, Suite 3, Beverly, MA 01915, 978-338- 6300. http://coa-ndt.org,