Electrocardiograph Technician (EKG)

Electrocardiogram Technician (EKG) CLASS INFORMATION SHEET

Please note the EKG Program scheduled for Fall, 2020, has been cancelled. Please check back in January, 2021 for updates.


Completed Garnet Career Center Application
Copy of High School Diploma/Transcript or GED/TASC & copy of Photo I.D.
$30 non-refundable Application fee- Paid by Entrance Exam date
Entrance Exam – TABE Test (Reading and Math)
Driver's License or Photo ID
Proof of Insurance
Agreement to submit to a drug screen and criminal background check before clinical experience.
$170 non-refundable seat deposit must be paid no later than July 19, 2020 or Dec 13th, 2020
Minimum 10 students registered and enrolled for class to run.
 Class runs twice a year in  August and January. 

Instructor:  TBD

Entrance Exam Date: Date and time varies- Students who have turned in applications before May 1st or Nov 1st will be contacted for a test date and time between mid- May & early June and early Nov-Dec.

Application Fee - $30.00 (non refundable)

Deadline to register:  July 19th for August class and Dec 13th 2020 for January 2021 class.

Class Starts: August 10, 2020 and January 6th 2021 at 5:30 p.m.

Class meets:  Two nights a week, Mondays/Wednesdays – Approximately 12 weeks – 5:30 p.m. to 8:15 p.m.

174 hours including clinical hours/Daytime hours may be required for the clinical experience.



*****$170 nonrefundable seat deposit due prior to class start  Students do not have a seat in class until seat deposit is paid. There are a limited number of seats available.*****


Entrance exam fee (non-refundable)                                     $30.00

Registration Fee (non-refundable)                                         $20.00

Books (deposit must be paid to receive book)                     $135.00

Background check/Drug Screening                                        $100.00

Tuition                                                                                         $432.00

Lab Fee                                                                                       $165.00

Activity Fee                                                                                 $25.00

Parking Fee                                                                                $25.00


TOTAL COST OF COURSE:                                                       $932.00



Outside Cost:   Uniform, shoes & physical, parking deposit

Entrance Exam:

Photo ID required to be admitted into test, receipt from exam payment, #2 pencils and a calculator.

Special Note:

Admission to the EKG class is based on test results as compared to other candidate’s courses.  Before class begins, an orientation session will be scheduled with all accepted students to clarify requirements of the course.

Class size is limited!!

Financial Aid:

This program does not qualify for Financial Aid.

A Payment Plan will be set up for students to pay total amount. Program costs must be paid in full before end of program and before students will be allowed to go to clinical placements.


*Please see Garnet Student Handbook for Part-Time Class Refund Policy


*Not all applicants who test are admitted to the program.

Policies and program costs effective 1/1/2020 SES

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