Neurodiagnostic Technologists (NDTs) use specialized equipment to look at the nervous system functioning of patients, identifying normal and abnormal electrical activity in the central nervous, autonomic and peripheral nervous systems. As a Neurodiagnostic Technologist, you can support vital health care applications such as diagnosing and treating seizures, sleep disorders, coma’s, brain diseases, strokes, and more.
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Concorde’s accredited Neurodiagnostic Technology associate degree program prepares you for hands-on training to use video and monitoring technologies, run tests to study brain/nervous system, electrode placement, and measuring brain responses. The NDT program is offered in San Bernardino, CA and Grand Prairie, TX.
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Have you been thinking about getting an associate degree in Neurodiagnostic Technology? Have you been searching for the right Neurodiagnostic Technology school near you? Your search ends at Concorde, where you can start training in our accredited Neurodiagnostic Technology program for an exciting future in this high-demand healthcare occupation.*Program length can vary by Location, see specific Campus Catalog for program length
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As a neurodiagnostic technologist, you can serve a vital role in health care. Concorde helps comprehensively equip you for this broad job scope through hands-on skills training and real-world clinical experiences.
Classroom-to-career skills training
At our neurodiagnostic technologist schools, you can begin applying your classroom knowledge from your first day on the job through an emphasis on the following areas:
- Video recording equipment and monitoring technologies
- Tests to study brain/nervous system
- Electrode placement
- Patient monitoring
- Measurement of brain responses
Find out more about what a career in neurodiagnostic technology looks like.
Where can I work?
As a neurodiagnostic technologist, you can benefit a variety of job settings, including the following:
- Operating rooms
- Intensive care units
- Emergency departments
- Private clinics
- Patient homes
Accreditation and Licensure
For the campus in San Bernardino:
The Neurodiagnostic Technology program has been awarded initial accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP),25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763; 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/.
For the campus in Grand Prairie:
The Neurodiagnostic Technology program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756, (727) 210-2350, www.caahep.org, as recommended by the Committee on Accreditation for Education in Neurodiagnostic Technology (CoANDT), 22 Railroad Avenue, Suite 3, Beverly, MA 01915, 978-338- 6300, http://coa-ndt.org/.
How long does it take to become a neurodiagnostic technologist at Concorde?
The Neurodiagnostic Technology program at Concorde can be completed in as little as 17 months.
When Does Concorde’s Neurodiagnostic Technology Program Start?
Contact us to find out when the Neurodiagnostic Technology program starts at aÂ Concorde campus location near you.
What is the neurodiagnostic technologist career outlook?
According to BLS.gov, the neurodiagnostic technology job field is estimated to grow by 9 percent through 2028. As neurological disorders are still on the rise, more neurodiagnostic technologists will be needed to help diagnose those medical conditions.
Why should I become a neurodiagnostic technologist?
Neurodiagnostic technicians work with neurologists and doctors to use specialized equipment to monitor how well a patient’s nervous system is functioning and identify neurological problems. If youâre interested in technology and the brain, thereâs a lot you can learn in this career.
Does Concorde offer neurodiagnostic technology externships?
Concorde incorporates real-world training and off-site clinical experiences in our Neurodiagnostic Technology programs.
How much is tuition for Concorde’s Neurodiagnostic Technology programs?
For program-specific tuition information, please see the campus catalog.