Cardiovascular Technology

Program Outcomes

Our program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Joint Review Committee on Education in Cardiovascular Technology (JRC-CVT) at the associate degree level in the Non-Invasive Cardiology (Adult Echocardiography) concentration and the Invasive Cardiology (Invasive Cardiovascular Technology) concentration.

Non-Invasive Cardiology Specialty Track (Adult Echocardiography/Cardiac Sonography)

Three-Year Average

2017

  • percent of graduates job placement in CVT field: 100%
  • percent of graduates credentialing pass rate: 100%
  • percent of graduates passing (retention): 88.89%

2016

  • percent of graduates job placement in CVT field: 100% 
  • percent of graduates credentialing pass rate: 100%
  • percent of graduates passing (retention): 77.78%

2015

  • percent of graduates job placement in CVT field: 100%
  • percent of graduates credentialing pass rate: 100%
  • percent of graduates passing (retention): 44.44% 1

Three-Year Average (2015-2017)

  • percent of graduates job placement in CVT field: 100%
  • percent of graduates credentialing pass rate: 100%
  • percent of graduates passing (retention): 70.37%

Threshold

  • percent of graduates job placement in CVT field: ≥70%
  • percent of graduates credentialing pass rate: ≥60%
  • percent of graduates passing (retention): ≥70%

1 four (non-academic) and one (academic) of nine; threshold - 66.7%

Invasive Cardiology Specialty Track (Cardiac Catheterization Technologist/Invasive Cardiac Specialist)

Three-Year Average

2017

  • percent of graduates job placement in CVT field: 100%
  • percent of graduates credentialing pass rate: 100%
  • percent of graduates passing (retention): 66.67%1

2016

  • percent of graduates job placement in CVT field: 80%2 
  • percent of graduates credentialing pass rate: 100%
  • percent of graduates passing (retention): 55.6%3

2015

  • percent of graduates job placement in CVT field: 100%
  • percent of graduates credentialing pass rate: 100%
  • percent of graduates passing (retention): 88.89%

Three-Year Average (2015-2017)

  • percent of graduates job placement in CVT field: 94.74%
  • percent of graduates credentialing pass rate: 100%
  • percent of graduates passing (retention): 70.37%

Threshold

  • percent of graduates job placement in CVT field: ≥70%
  • percent of graduates credentialing pass rate: ≥60%
  • percent of graduates passing (retention): ≥70%

1 two (non-academic) and one (academic) out of nine

2 one out of five not employed in health-related, military, or continued education

3 three (non-academic) and one (academic) out of nine

CAAHEP
25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763
727.210.2350
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