16 hours per week
In our EKG Technician Certificate Program, you’ll learn about medical terminology and disease processes that affect the heart. By the end of the course, you’ll be able to explain procedures to patients, monitor blood pressure, properly position patients for an EKG scan, apply Holter monitors and assist cardiologists with stress testing. This EKG Technician Program is ideal for someone interested in an entry-level career in healthcare and is often used as the first step toward obtaining other certifications that can advance your career, such as Medical Assistant, Phlebotomy Technician, and Patient Care Technician.
The 12-week online EKG Technician Certification Program at Anderson University will prepare you for certification through the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) as a Certified EKG Technician (CET).
PROJECTED GROWTH OF EKG TECH EMPLOYMENT
JOBS AVAILABLE IN INDIVIDUAL AND FAMILY HEALTH SERVICES FOR EKG TECHNICIANS
MEDIAN HOURLY WAGE FOR EKG TECHS
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Medical and surgical hospitals are the number one employer of EKG Technicians. There are more than 42,000 people working in these positions across America.
-U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
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