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Mammography Certificate

The Mammography curriculum provides registered radiologic technologists the didactic and clinical experience necessary to become registered mammographers.

Course work includes clinical rotations to mammography facilities, breast anatomy/physiology, patient preparation/education, mammographic procedures, interventional procedures, image analysis, mammographic instrumentation, physics, quality control, and quality assurance.

Graduates will meet the Mammography Quality Standards Act initial training requirements for mammography and may be eligible to apply to take the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) post primary certification in Mammography.

Prerequisite: ARRT certified in Radiology


Fall Semester 1

Course Credits
MAM-101 - Mammography Procedures and Image Analysis 4
MAM-102 - Mammography Instrumentation and Quality Assurance 3
MAM-103 - Digital Mammography 1
MAM-104 - Digital Breast Tomosynthesis 1
Total Credit Hours 9

Spring Semester 1

Course Credits
MAM-105 - Mammography Clinical Education 5
MAM-109 - Mammography Capstone 3
Total Credit Hours 8

*MAM-105 Clinical Options:

  1. The program arranges a clinical site for the student.
  2. The student arranges a clinical site - the College and the site sign an affiliate contract agreement.