American Association of Sleep Technologists

TESC – AAST Partnership
Polysomnography Associate Degree Program

Thomas Edison State College has partnered with the American Association of Sleep Technologists (AAST) to offer a special enrollment plan available only to AAST members. This is an exceptional member benefit.

Thomas Edison State College offers a Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs CAAHEP accredited Associate’s degree program in Polysomnography. This is an online program with the exception of two clinical courses, which include a hands-on component. Clinical courses, required only for non-credentialed students, are provided in partnership with accredited sleep centers.

Attention: RPSGT Holders who hold The Registered Polysomnographic Technologist (RPSGT) credential are eligible to receive 17 credits toward their Associate's degree in Polysomnography. Clinical courses are not necessary for students with an RPSGT credential.

Thomas Edison State College accepts credits awarded by any other regionally accredited college or university. Thomas Edison State College also offers a number of non-classroom based methods of earning college credit. These options include testing and a prior learning assessment program. This means that you may be closer to completing an Associate’s degree than you think!