2021-2022 Academic Catalog

A.S. in Radiologic Technology/Science

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Program Description

The Associate of Science in Radiological Technology/Science degree covers anatomy, patient positioning, examination techniques, equipment protocols, radiation safety, radiation protection and basic patient care. Upon successful completion of the program, graduates are eligible to apply for the national certification examination of the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. Graduates passing the certification examination are recognized as registered technologists.

Delivery Mode


The clinical education is competency-based and utilizes the Radiology Department, offsite facilities, evenings, weekends and specialty areas of CT, MRI and Interventional Radiology for achievement of the skills and proficiency that are required in the profession of radiography.


This program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (www.jrcert.org).


Course Credits
General Education Courses 23
Building a Sense of Community
UNI 200  Career Readiness
Composition or Public Speaking
ENG 101  English Composition I  OR  CDC 101  Public Speaking
Mathematics and Quantitative Literacy
MAT 181  College Algebra
Health and Wellness
HSC 115  Current Health Issues
Technological Literacy
Any Technological Literacy Course
Humanities or Fine Arts
Any Humanities or Fine Arts Course
Natural Sciences
HSC 110  Anatomy and Physiology I*
(also a Required Major Course)
Social Sciences or Humanities
PSY 100  Intro to Psychology  OR  SOC 100  Intro to Sociology
Required Major Courses 64
HSC 110  Anatomy and Physiology I*
(Credits for this course are counted toward the general education requirement.)
Listed above
HSC 120  Anatomy and Physiology II* 4
RAD 100  Radiography Theory and Lab I 5
RAD 110  Radiography Clinical I 6
RAD 101  Radiography Theory and Lab II 5
RAD 120  Radiography Clinical II 6
RAD 130  Radiography Clinical III 4
RAD 140  Radiography Clinical IV 4
RAD 200  Radiography Theory and Lab III 5
RAD 210  Radiography Clinical V 6
RAD 201  Radiography Theory and Lab IV 5
RAD 220  Radiography Clinical VI 6
RAD 230  Radiography Clinical VII 4
RAD 240  Radiography Clinical VIII 4
Total 87

* Required pre-requisite courses.

Program Notes: This program has a handbook, which can be obtained from the department chair. RAD courses are taught at Washington Hospital.

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