Invasive Cardiovascular Technology Requirements

Admission Criteria   Technology Requirements  Additional PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

Curriculum

PREREQUISITES TO INVASIVE CARDIOVASCULAR
  • SSS 100 - Student Success Seminar - 2 Credit Hours
  • MATH 114T - College Algebra - 3 Credit Hours
  • PHYS 100 - Applied Physics - 3 Credit Hours
  • HC 106 - Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) - 3 Credit Hours
  • HC 106S - Certified Nursing Clinical (CNA) - Clinical Credit Hours
  • HC 117 - Medical Language 1 - Credit Hour
  • HC 119 - Anatomy/Physiology - 5 Credit Hours
  • HC 119L - Anatomy/Physiology - Lab Credit Hours
FALL SEMESTER
  • CIS 101 - Computer Essentials - 2 Credit Hours
  • ENGL 101T - Composition - 3 Credit Hours
  • CVI 103L - Invasive Diagnostic Procedures I Lab - 1 Credit Hour
  • CVI 200 - Asepsis & Cardiac Cath Related Surgical Procedures - 2 Credit Hours
  • CVI 200L - Asepsis & Cardiac Cath Related Surgical Procedures - Lab Credit Hours
  • CV 131 - Cardiovascular Physiology - 3 Credit Hours
SPRING SEMESTER
  • *CPR - CPR Certification Credit Hours
  • HC 114 - Health Care/Human Relations - 3 Credit Hours
  • CV 125 - EKG Analysis and Interpretation I - 2 Credit Hours (8 weeks)
  • CV 135 - EKG Analysis and Interpretation II - 2 Credit Hours (8 weeks)
  • CVI 124 - Invasive Cardiovascular Pharmacology - 2 Credit Hours
  • CVI 133 - Radiation Physics & Safety - 2 Credit Hours
  • CVI 133L - Radiation Physics & Safety Lab - 1 Credit Hour
  • CVI 135 - Invasive Diagnostic Procedures II - 3 Credit Hours
  • CVI 135L - Invasive Diagnostic Procedures II Lab - 1 Credit Hour
SUMMER SEMESTER
  • PSYC 101T - General Psychology - 3 Credit Hours
  • SPCM 101T - Fundamentals of Speech - 3 Credit Hours
  • CVI 202 - Invasive Peripheral Procedures - 1 Credit Hour
  • CVI 202L - Invasive Peripheral Procedures Lab - 1 Credit Hour
  • CVI 210L - Emergency Cardiac Care Lab - 1 Credit Hour
FALL SEMESTER
  • CV 202 - Cardiac Pathologies - 3 Credit Hours
  • CVI 211 - Invasive Interventional Procedures - 3 Credit Hours
  • CVI 211L - Invasive Interventional Procedures Lab - 1 Credit Hour
  • CVI 213 - Invasive Hemodynamics - 3 Credit Hours
  • CVI 213L - Invasive Hemodynamics Lab - 1 Credit Hour
  • CVI 214 - Electrophysiology - 1 Credit Hour
  • SOC 150T - Social Problems - 3 Credit Hours OR
    • SOC 250T - Courtship and Marriage - 3 Credit Hours
SPRING SEMESTER
  • CVI 233 - Invasive Cardio I Clinical - 14 Credit Hours
  • CVI 255 - Invasive Registry Review - 2 Credit Hours
SUMMER SEMESTER
  • CVI 243 - Invasive Cardio II Clinical - 12 Credit Hours

See Additional Details in Catalog 

Admission Criteria

One Standard College Entrance Exam Score:
  • ACT: 18
  • SAT: 960–980
And, two of the Following
  • GED: 550
  • HS Math: 3.0 GPA - Algebra 1 and higher, “B” average or better
  • HS Science: 3.0 GPA - Biology, Chemistry, Physics “B” average or better
  • ACT:
  • Math: 21
  • Reading: 21
  • SAT:
  • Math: 530
  • English, Reading & Writing (ERW): See the Southeast Tech catalog for ACT/SAT conversions
All students must also meet the TEAS Requirement Scores:
  • TEAS Math: 62
  • TEAS Reading: 73

TEAS information

Additional Program Requirements

Background Check and Drug Screen 
Completion of a background check and drug screen are required before program classes start. 

Background Check    Drug Screen

Uniforms 
Uniforms are required for this program and are available from the Southeast Tech Bookstore.   
 
Technical Standards 
Read the Technical Standards form and review physical requirements. If you apply online, this is part of the application process.

Invasive Cardiovascular Technology Technical Standards  

Technology Requirements

Southeast Technical Institute's Invasive Cardiovascular Technology program requires the use of a third-generation or newer iPad with a keyboard and stylus, which you’ll need to purchase on your own.

VIEW iPad Requirement DETAILS

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