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  Jan 20, 2018
2016-2017 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Radiography (A.A.S.)

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Program Advisor: Contact Michael Hart, 354-6099 ( or Javier Herrera, 354-6007 (

Associate in Applied Science
Major Code - RADR.AAS

This program provides the basic skills required of a beginning staff radiologic technologist practicing in radiography (x-ray technology). Upon satisfactory completion of the curriculum, the graduate will be eligible to write the national certification examination administered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.

To continue in the program, a student may repeat a RADR course only one time and may repeat no more than two RADR courses while enrolled in the program. The term “repeat” shall be interpreted to mean re-enrollment following withdrawal, drop or unsatisfactory grade. A student will have 36 months to complete all major requirements.

A grade of C or higher is required for satisfactory completion of each course.

A student seeking entry into Radiography must file a specific program application form and complete additional admission procedures as required. Information is available on the Radiography website.

Program Requirements

General Education Requirements (15 Semester Hours)

Communication - 3 Hours

Social/Behavioral Sciences - 3 Hours

Life & Physical Sciences/Mathematics - 3 Hours

Language, Philosophy & Culture/Creative Arts - 3 Hours

Institutional Requirement - 3 Hours

Related Course Requirements (4 Semester Hours)

Total (64 Semester Hours)

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