Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Program Description

The Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) curriculum prepares students to become MRI technologist and skilled healthcare professionals that are trained to use magnetic energy fields to produce images of the human body.

Program Content

Course work includes clinical rotations, imaging fundamentals, MRI physics, procedures, anatomy, pathology, patient care, and imaging ethics and law, in a medical environment. Students should be able to demonstrate all functional areas related to the magnetic resonance imaging field.

Employment Opportunities

Graduates of accredited programs may be eligible to take the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists' (ARRT) national examination for certification and registration as MRI technologists. Graduates may be employed in hospitals, outpatient clinics, physicians' offices, government agencies, and research.

Additional Information

This program is offered in collaboration with Edgecombe Community College and Johnston Community College. Applications to this program must be submitted to Edgecombe Community College.

For additional information on the program visit the Edgecombe Community College website.


Ann Jackson
Department Chair,  Imaging Programs
(919) 209-2156

Rick Mastman
Director of Imaging Programs
(919) 209-2232 or
(252) 446-0436 Ext. 375

Amie Saser
CT/MRI Clinical Coordinator
(919) 209-2232 or
(252) 618-6692