Radiography

 

Program Description

The Radiography curriculum prepares the graduate to be a radiographer, a skilled health care professional who uses radiation to produce images of the human body.

Program Content

Course work includes clinical rotations to area health care facilities, radiographic exposure, image processing, radiographic procedures, physics, pathology, patient care and management, radiation protection, quality assurance, anatomy and physiology, and radiobiology.

Students learning to use x ray equipment

Employment Opportunities

Graduates of accredited programs are eligible to apply to take the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists' national examination for certification and registration as medical radiographers. Graduates may be employed in hospitals, clinics, physicians' offices, medical laboratories, government agencies, and industry.

Additional Information

The JCC Radiography Program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT).

Students and instructor praticing x ray on a dummy patient

Contact

Program Information

Ann P. Jackson
Director of Imaging Programs
Health F172A
(919) 209-2156
apjackson@johnstoncc.edu

Admissions

Theresa Lee
Admissions Coordinator, Health Programs
(919) 209-2049
tclee@johnstoncc.edu

Admissions Office

(919) 209-2128