Gwinnett Tech's invasive Cardiovascular Technology program prepares students to work side-by-side with interventional cardiologists to diagnose and treat cardiac and vascular disease. Gwinnett Tech’s program provides students with the latest training in ECGs, sterile technique, x-radiation safety, hemodynamics and other skills required to assist in cardiac and peripheral catheterization. The CV technologist provides direct patient care and may work in medical and surgical hospitals, outpatient cardiovascular catheterization labs or in industry sales and education positions.
The Gwinnett Technical College Cardiovascular Technology program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Accreditation Review Committee on Education in Cardiovascular Technology (JRC-CVT). For more information, please contact:
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs JRC-CVT
1449 Hill Street
Whitinsville, MA 01588
Additional information on about the program goals and outcome data can be found here:
CAVT Mission Statement and Program Goals
Echocardiography Technology Outcomes and Effectiveness Data
The Cardiovascular Technology program is a competitive entry program. For more information on the process and pre-requisite courses; please attend one of our monthly information sessions or see the program fact sheets:
- Monthly Information sessions
- Cardiovascular Technology fact sheet
- Echocardiography Technology fact sheet
Take the first step toward a career in Cardiovascular Technology and apply for next semester! Important dates and deadlines are listed to get you started and if you're looking for ways to pay for your education, explore our scholarships for this program, as well as state and federal funds. You can also learn about our faculty and clubs and organizations to join!
Gwinnett Tech builds relationships with local subject-matter experts to develop advisory boards who provide feedback that ensures we deliver relevant industry-specific curriculum for today’s high-demand careers. See who serves on our Cardiovascular Technology advisory board.
For more information on our degree, diploma and certificate programs available, please view the course catalog for Cardiovascular Technology, AAS.