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Radiography Degree

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.

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.

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.


Fall Semester 1

Course Credits
BIO-168 - Anatomy and Physiology I 4
MAT-143 - Quantitative Literacy 3
RAD-110 - Rad Intro & Patient Care 3
RAD-111 - RAD Procedures I 4
RAD-151 - RAD Clinical Ed I 2
Total Credit Hours 16

Spring Semester 1

Course Credits
BIO-169 - Anatomy and Physiology II 4
RAD-112 - RAD Procedures II 4
RAD-121 - Image Production I 3
RAD-161 - RAD Clinical Ed II 5
Total Credit Hours 16

Summer Semester

Course Credits
PHI-240 - Introduction to Ethics 3
RAD-122 - Image Production II 2
RAD-141 - Radiation Safety 2
RAD-171 - RAD Clinical Ed III 3
Total Credit Hours 10

Fall Semester 2

Course Credits
PSY-150 - General Psychology 3
RAD-211 - Radiographic Procedures III 3
RAD-231 - Image Production III 2
RAD-251 - RAD Clinical Ed IV 7
Total Credit Hours 15

Spring Semester 2

Course Credits
ENG-112 - Writing and Research in the Disciplines 3
RAD-261 - Radiographic Clinical Education V 7
RAD-271 - Radiography Capstone 3
Total Credit Hours 13

*NOTE: BIO-168, BIO-169, PHI-240, PSY-150, ENG-111, ENG-112 may be taken before entering the program.

ALL courses in this program of study must be completed with a grade of "C" or higher.