Radiology
Degrees and Certificates

Associate of Applied Science

Radiology

This program provides radiologic technology and clinical experience with general education courses in the arts and sciences and is designed to prepare persons for the safe use of X-ray equipment in clinical settings under the supervision of a radiologist or other physician. | Degree Plan

Students are eligible to take the national credentialing examination administered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists upon successful completion of the prescribed curriculum. The Texas Department of Health, Medical Radiologic Technologist Certification Program also requires that graduates of the Radiography Program apply for State Certification/Licensure.

It should be noted that both of these agencies require that the applicant disclose any history of felonies or misdemeanors. Applicants with a history of a felony or misdemeanor should contact the program department chair for additional information and may also submit a Pre-Application Review of Eligibility Form to the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists to determine their eligibility to take the credentialing examination.

The program is nationally accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology, 20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850. Chicago, IL 60606-3182,; phone 312.704.5300

  • ADMISSION TO THE COLLEGE DOES NOT GUARANTEE ADMISSION TO THE RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM AND ENROLLMENT IS LIMITED.
  • Students accepted into the program are required to have a physical examination, provide documentation of immunization, and must verify annual tuberculosis status.
  • A Criminal Background Check will be required of students as mandated by law or as a condition of program approval/accreditation.

The following Certificate Program is available for anyone with their R.T. license.

Certificate

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

This certificate program provides advanced classroom and clinical instruction in Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Admission is limited to American Registry of Radiologic Technologists certified applicants. Completion of the prescribed curriculum will help prepare the student for the Advanced Certification Examination in Magnetic Resonance Imaging administered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. Admission to the college does not guarantee admission to the program and enrollment is limited. | MRI Certificate Program

A Criminal Background Check will be required of students as mandated by law or as a condition of program approval/accreditation.

Cardiovascular Interventional Radiology (CI)

This certificate program provides classroom and clinical instruction in diagnostic and interventional cardiovascular-interventional radiography. Admission is limited to Texas state licensed Medical Radiologic Technologists who are registered with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist, or radiography registry candidates. Completion of the prescribed curriculum will help prepare the student for the Cardiac-Interventional (CI) Radiography Registry Examination administered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. Admission to the college does not guarantee admission to the program and enrollment is limited. | CI Certificate Program

A Criminal Background Check will be required of students as mandated by law or as a condition of program approval/accreditation.