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Radiologic Technology, AAS (RADTD)


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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 Radiologic 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.

Students must adhere to the prescribed program if they are to complete the program and become eligible to take the exams. The radiologic technology courses may not transfer to another two-or four-year college.

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

The Mohave Community College Radiologic Technology program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT), 20 N. Wacker Drive Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606-3182, 312.704.5300, Fax 312.704.5304; email: mail@jrcert.org.

Admission Requirements:


  • The Radiologic Technology program at MCC is highly selective; only fourteen (14) students are accepted each fall. All general education coursework must be completed with a GPA of 2.85 or higher. Math and Anatomy and Physiology courses must be completed with a “B” or higher and must have been taken within the last five (5) years. Students must complete an application specific to the Radiologic Technology Program and have their admittance into the program confirmed prior to enrolling in any radiology coursework. Program information as well as information on job shadowing, the entrance exam, and application procedures are posted on the Radiologic Technology website. Students must provide health, immunization, drug screening, and background information after being admitted to the program. The application deadline is March 31.

Course Prerequisites: 21-25


Program Requirements:


  • Students must maintain a valid Red Cross CPR for Professional Rescuers or American Heart Association Healthcare Provider CPR certification throughout the program. Students must maintain up-to-date health, immunization, drug screening, and background information throughout this program.
  • Requirements for Graduation: Passing all radiologic technology courses with a “C” grade or higher. For non-radiologic courses to be eligible for transfer, the student must receive a “C” or better. Acceptance of a transfer course is determined by the receiving institution.

Program Requirements: 59


Total Degree Credits: 80-84


Notes:


BIO 100  is only needed for students who have not already successfully completed BIO 201 , BIO 202 , or BIO 205 .

Guided Pathway


The following pathway provides recommended courses to complete this program, see the Radiologic Technology, AAS Guided Pathway . A full list of course options is listed on the program of study. It is important to consult an advisor regarding any advising concerns in order to maintain the established program path and/or possible transfer goals.

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