2013-2014 Catalog 
    
    Sep 20, 2021  
2013-2014 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Radiologic Technology, AAS


The Associate of Applied Science in Radiologic Technology is a comprehensive competency-based program of study that prepares students to take the National Registry Examination offered by the American Registry of Registered Technologists and allows successful students to graduate with entry-level expertise in the field of diagnostic radiology. The course of study emphasizes critical thinking skills and the application of technology for education and training in other specialized diagnostic imaging fields as well as community-centered professional practice. For more information regarding the Radiologic Technology Program, AAS, see the Radiologic Technology webpage.

The Radiologic Technology program is located on the Bullhead City Campus in Bullhead City.

Note: For a course to be eligible for transfer, the student must receive a “C” or better. Acceptance of a transfer course is determined by the receiving institution.

Admission Requirements:


The admission requirements have changed for students interested in applying for the 2014-15 fall semester (2014 cohort). Please see the Radiologic Technology webpage for the specific admission requirements.

The following admission requirements only apply to the 2013-14 cohort:

  • Graduate of an accredited high school or hold a GED  certificate, be 18 years of age or older and demonstrate evidence of potential success in the community college, or be a transfer student in good standing from another college or university.
  • Anatomy and Physiology courses over five years old will not be accepted except for applicants working currently in the medical field.
  • GPA of 2.75 or above in all radiology prerequisites.
  • A completed application must be submitted for admission to the RT program once the prerequisite courses have been completed. An application for admission  may be obtained from the www.mohave.edu/radtech webpage or at the Radiologic Technology Office (3400 Hwy. 95, Bullhead City, AZ 86442). Application to the RT Program is not a guarantee of admission. Call 928.704.4180 for further details.
  • All pre-program courses are prerequisite to RAD100 and admission to the program.

 

Health Policy for Radiologic Technology


Upon admission to the program, students will be required to:

  • Sign a waiver releasing the Department of Radiologic Technology and Mohave Community College from responsibility for injury or illness resulting from exposure to disease, medicines or treatments, and sign a release of medical information.
  • Present evidence of two-step tuberculosis testing within the past year.
  • Provide documentation of measles, mumps, rubella immunization, and a varicella titer.
  • Provide evidence of HBV vaccination series or declination.
  • Provide documentation of physical examination within the six-month period immediately prior to admission to the RT program demonstrating the student’s ability to perform the essential functions of the profession with or without reasonable accommodations.
  • Undergo a drug screen (with negative results) and undergo a general background check.

Additional Requirements

  • Completed RT application
  • Official college transcripts from non-MCC courses sent to: MCC Radiology Department, 3400 Hwy. 95, Bullhead City, AZ 86442
  • Three professional references

Graduation Requirements

  • Students must pass all core RT courses and corequisite courses with a “C” grade or better and a GPA of 2.75.

Program Requirements: 59


Total Degree Credits: 84