Polysomnography (A.A.S.)
  • General Information
    Includes: Program Description, Entrance Requirements, Course Requirements

For more information regarding this program, please contact:

Patricia Hyland
Department Chair
Cardiorespiratory and Emergency Medicine Department
400 Jordan Rd., Suite B (second floor)
(518) 629-7454

For more information about admission to this program, please contact:

Admissions Office
Guenther Enrollment Services Center, Room 223
(518) 629-7309

Polysomnography students

Polysomnography Program Mission Statement
Consistent with the mission of Hudson Valley Community College, the Polysomnography Program is committed to providing didactic and clinical education which prepares graduates for positions as polysomnographic technologist. Graduates will possess the appropriate behaviors, skill and knowledge to delivery high quality polysomnographic practice in applicable health care environment.

Polysomnography Program Goal
To prepare graduates to become competent credentialed polysomnography practitioners in the cognitive (knowledge), Psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains.

Polysomnography Program Intended Outcomes

  1. Graduates will demonstrate the ability to comprehend, apply and evaluate clinical information related to their role as Registered Polysomnographic Technologists.
  2. Graduates will demonstrate technical proficiency in all skills necessary in their role as Registered Polysomnographic Technologists.
  3. Graduates will demonstrate personal behavior consistent with professional and employer expectations in their role as Registered Polysomnographic Technologists.
  4. Graduates will be employed as Registered Polysomnographic Technologists within six months of graduation.
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*Positive Placement means that the graduate is employed full or part-time in a related field; and/or continuing his/her education; and/or serving in the military.