Electroneurodiagnostic Technology

The Electroneurodiagnostic Technology (END) program is no longer accepting new students as of April 18, 2016.

 

Program Description for Electroneurodiagnostic Technology

The Electroneurodiagnostic Technology program at Scott Community College is a two year, full-time program admitting a limited number of students in the fall of every year. Students in the pre-END category may go part time but once accepted into the program, (due to the nature of the program content) the curriculum usually requires full-time participation.

Classroom instruction is coupled with supervised clinical experiences at local hospitals. Students in the program can expect to spend approximately 30 hours per week in class or clinic and another 10-20 hours studying.

The Electroneurodiagnostic Technology program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the CoA-NDT Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, 25400 US Highway, 19 N., Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763; 727-210-2350. Graduates are eligible for the national examination given by the American Board of Electroneurodiagnostic Technologists (ABRET) and the Board of Registered Polysomnomgraphic Technologists (BRPT).

Job Placement

Year

Number of Graduates

Percentage of Respondents
Working in the Field at Six Months

2013-2014

11

73%

2012-2013

<10*

100%

2011-2012

<10*

50%

2010-2011

<10*

100%

*Less than 10 graduates.

Of those graduates who shared their employers, the following employers were listed:

  • Mary Greeley Medical Center; Ames, IA
  • OSF Medical Center; Peoria, IL
  • Quad City Neurology and Spine; Moline, IL
  • University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics; Iowa City, IA
  • Mercy Hospital, Clinton, IA
  • NeuroQuest, Muskego, WI
  • Elizabeth David, Eastern Iowa Sleep Center, Cedar Rapids, IA

 

Award Options for Electroneurodiagnostic Technology

  • Associate in Applied Science - Electroneurodiagnostic Technology


Job Outlook for Electroneurodiagnostic Technology

According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, the employment of END technologists is expected to grow much faster than the average for all occupations. Graduates will find employment opportunities in hospitals, clinics, physician offices, and research facilities, as well as epilepsy and sleep centers.

Earnings for Electroneurodiagnostic Technology

According to explorehealthcareers.org, the median salary for an Electroneurodiagnostic Technologist is $44,200. Technologists with credentials earn a median average of $44,621