Accreditation:

The UAB School of Health Professions, Polysomnography Certificate Option is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (www.coarc.com).
Commission on Accreditation
for Respiratory Care
CoARC Board Approved 11-13-2010 48
1248 Harwood Road
Bedford, Texas 76021-4244
(817) 283-2835

Credentials Conferred:

A Certificate of Completion is awarded by the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Board Certification:

Students are encouraged to take and pass the Sleep Disorders Specialist (SDS) exam administered by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) or the Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT exam administered by the Board for Polysomnographic Technology (BRPT) after completing their final semester in the program.