Polysomnography (Sleep Medicine) 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.
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.
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.