Polysomnographic Technology

 

 

THANK YOU FOR CHOOSING TO SEE WHAT THE POLYSOMNOGRAPHY TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM IS ALL ABOUT!

Please take some time to browse through the various information tabs to the left in order to get a better understanding of what this program is and what we are FOR. (Hint, we are FOR your Success!)

Here at Southern University Shreveport Louisiana, we are proud to be one of two Universities in the state of Louisiana that have a Polysomnography Technology program. Our program is designed to develop the next generation of Sleep Technologist through a Hybrid Instructional Delivery Method that utilizes the best of technology at our disposal. So, whether you are a first-time college student looking for your place, a returning student looking for a change of major or someone who is looking for their next career, our program is designed FOR YOU! We have a team of experienced faculty with over 100+ years of combined experience in the field of sleep medicine. Our heartbeat is to be FOR the success of each of our students. With our highly interactive online and hybrid courses combined with our clinical internships, students will be well versed in the field of sleep technology and ready to pursue a career worthy of their talents and skills!

Once Students have completed this program, they will have obtained an Associates of Applied Science Degree in Polysomnographic Technology. So, come join the family of Sleep Technologist as we strive to make a difference FOR OTHERS!

Colton D. Wiggins, RRT-SDS, RPGST
Polysomnography Technology Program Director

We are FOR YOU!


Polysomnography Technology

Pre-requisites 

SENG

101S

Freshman English I

 

SBIO

221S

Human Anatomy & Physiology Lecture I

 

BIOL

222S

Human Anatomy & Physiology Lecture II

 

ALLH

210S

Medical Terminology I

 

MATH 

133S 

 

 

Note: Math 133S or higher 

Spring Semester

PSGT

 120S

Polysomnography I

 3

PSGT

125S

Sleep Disorders

2

PSGT

130S

Neuroanatomy & Physiology

3

PSGT

135S

Neurophysiology of Sleep

3

PSGT

140S

Respiratory Care Procedures

3

 

 

 

14

Summer Semester 

PSGT

 145S

 Polysomnography Clinical I

 6

PSGT

150S

Behavioral/Social Science Elective

3

 

 

 

9

Fall Semester  

PSGT

160S

Polysomnography II (Lecture)

3

PSGT

150S

Sleep Scoring & Staging

3

PSGT

155S

Polysomnography Clinical II

4

PSGT

200S  

Special Topics 

2

 

 

 

12

Spring Semester 

PSGT

205S

Infant & Pediatric Polysomnography

2

PSGT

210S

Polysomnography Clinical III

4

 

 

Humanities Elective

3

 PSGT

215S 

Exam Prep and Board Review

3

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