Cardiovascular Technology

Cardiovascular Technology

With this cardiovascular program, you will play a key role in keeping the body’s hardest-working muscle healthy.

Program Details

A cardiovascular technologist education will prepare you for a career performing invasive procedures on the heart. In cardiovascular technology jobs, you will work alongside cardiologists to perform diagnostic and therapeutic heart procedures. These include diagnostic catheterizations, stent placements and temporary pacemakers.

PA College offers two ways to become an entry-level cardiovascular invasive specialist. Both of our programs offer hands-on experience right away, with access to advanced simulation learning. Work in small classes alongside experienced health care professionals to set yourself up for success.

See the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ job outlook, or read our gainful employment disclosure.

PA College cannot guarantee clinical rotations for students who have not received the COVID-19 vaccine.

Job
Openings
3.8k
Expected
Job Openings
Through 2030
4.7k
Median Salary
$67,080

In addition to meeting general admission requirements, applicants must meet the following program-specific requirements:

  • Applicants have earned an associate or bachelor’s degree, or have completed a two-year, post-secondary allied health program.
  • Applicants must also complete Human Anatomy and Physiology I and II with a grade of “C” or better.
Year# Of Students StartedGraduatedTook ExamPassed ExamGrad with JobsGrads with Jobs within 6 MonthsContinuing Education
20191614131112111
20181512121212120
20171111111011110
20168775661
201510666540
Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

All program applicants must meet general admission requirements.

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Tuition

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Course Delivery

Course Delivery

This course is offered both
online and in-person.

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Curriculum

Students already holding an associate or baccalaureate degree, or who will have met the baccalaureate degree requirements from their primary educational program, may apply for the one-year academic certificate program on a space available basis.

Cardiovascular Technology Academic Certificate Program
NEW - Cardiovascular Technology Academic Certificate Program

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