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Radiography (Associate in Applied Science Degree)

68-69 credit hours.

The Radiography program is a two-year degree program that prepares students for an occupation in the professional field of medical radiography (x-ray technology). Radiography is the medical profession that uses x-rays to make images of the structures of the body. Related imaging modalities include computed tomography, angiography, magnetic resonance imaging, and mammography. Radiography is a specialty within the field of Radiologic Technology, along with diagnostic medical sonography, nuclear medicine, and radiation therapy.

Pre-requisite:

College level medical terminology course.

General Education Core Requirements:

Course Course Name Credit Hours
BIOL 181 Anatomy and Physiology I 4
BIOL 182 Anatomy & Physiology II 4
ENGL 101 Composition I 3
  Mathematics Elective 3-4

Required Core:

Course Course Name Credit Hours
RAD 111 Fundamentals of Radiologic Sciences I 2
RAD 112 Radiographic Procedures I 6
RAD 113 Radiographic Clinical I 2
RAD 121 Fundamentals of Radiologic Sciences II 3
RAD 122 Radiographic Procedures II 3
RAD 123 Radiography Clinical II 2
RAD 132 Radiographic Procedures III 6
RAD 133 Radiography Clinical III 3
RAD 134 Radiographic Imaging I 3
RAD 211 Fundamentals of Radiologic Sciences III 3
RAD 213 Radiography Clinical IV 4
RAD 214 Radiographic Imaging II 3
RAD 215 Cross Sectional Anatomy 2
RAD 223 Radiography Clinical V 2
RAD 233 Radiography Clinical VI 4
RAD 234 Radiation Biology & Protection 2
RAD 235 Radiographic Pathology 2
RAD 236 Radiography Seminar 2

This curriculum guide is not intended to be a contract, but rather to provide important information to students, see curriculum sequence for course rotation. Changes/revisions may occur from time to time to ensure curricula reflect technological advances in the field.

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