Trained and certified neurodiagnostic technicians are in demand

Over the next 10 years, it is expected the US will need 28,400 Neurodiagnostic Technologists.* You can become one of these highly valued, well-paid healthcare professionals with an Associate of Science in Neurodiagnostic Technology degree from Carlow University.

In just two years, you will gain the hands-on learning and clinical experience needed to earn certification by ABRET (American Board of Registration of Electroencephalographic and Evoked Potential Technologists, Inc.) and move onto a rewarding health sciences career.

Time to Completion:

2 Years


On campus

Credits Required:


AS in Neurodiagnostic Technology

Comparable to a program from Mayo Clinic, Carlow’s is the only program of its kind in the Pittsburgh region—giving hospitals and healthcare systems in Pennsylvania local access to highly trained, compassionate employees.

Neurodiagnostic technicians are valuable members of the healthcare team. Graduates of this program will:

  • Understand fundamental concepts in neuroscience and how they relate to various disease conditions
  • Demonstrate the ability to operate neurodiagnostic equipment in accordance with industry standards
  • Use a variety of technologies to precisely obtain appropriate recordings
  • Accurately interpret and evaluate various neurodiagnostic tests in laboratory and clinical settings
  • Apply theoretical knowledge to neurodiagnostic techniques and related disease conditions
  • Practice patient-centered care in accordance with the ethical and legal framework of the discipline
  • Explain measurements, techniques, and results related to neurodiagnostic testing to healthcare team members.

Career opportunities for AS in Neurodiagnostic Technology

This two-year format, grounded in the liberal arts provides a clear pathway to employment in a high demand healthcare discipline. Upon degree completion, graduates will qualify to receive ABRET certification. Students also gain the background and skill sets necessary to pursue BS degrees in many other healthcare majors offered at Carlow University.

Admission Requirements and Application Process

  • Submit an application for admission. It is free to apply.
  • Request that official transcripts from all current and previous institutionsyou’ve attended are sent directly to the Carlow University Office of Admissions.


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