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The Advanced Electrocardiography certificate expands the skills gained through the Basic ECG certificate with special emphasis on analyzing 12 lead ECG changes.

Students review basic ECG principles, and then learn to interpret various types of atrial and ventricular dysrhythmias, such as chamber enlargement, conduction defects, and perfusion disturbance patterns.



Career Outlook

Graduates Are Prepared To

  • Work as ECG Technicians and/or Monitor Watchers within critical care nursing units

Graduate Employment Outlook

Good. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, jobs in allied health care are expected to increase.

$12.00-$14.00 per hour

Graduate Starting Salary Projections




Effective 2021-2022 academic year

Electrocardiography (Advanced) – Arrhythmia Recognition Certificate (ECGAC)

Program Prerequisite: MCH 141 Electrocardiography 1.

Semester 1 Lec Lab Credits
MCH 142 Electrocardiography 2 3 2 4
Total Credits: 3 2 4

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