For curriculum information, contact the Health Sciences Division—Room HS-236—443-518-1560.
This area of study prepares graduates as entry-level radiographers in hospitals, medical and specialty offices, imaging centers, clinics, and other health care agencies or related corporations. Students develop knowledge and skills in patient care, radiographic procedures, radiation protection, and radiographic and fluoroscopic equipment manipulation and operation. Student clinical educational experiences are proved at clinical sites in the Maryland and Washington, DC region. Graduates are eligible to apply for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists certification examination.
The Radiologic Technology program is accredited by The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, Illinois, 60606-3182, 312-704-5300, firstname.lastname@example.org).
Priority admission will be given to prospective students who complete Anatomy and Physiology I (BIOL 203), College Algebra (MATH 141), Interpersonal Communication (SPCH 110), and College Composition (ENGL 121) by the priority application deadline in the office of admissions and advising.
A grade of "B" or better is required in Anatomy and Physiology I (BIOL 203), and a grade of “C” or better is required in all science (except BIOL 203), mathematics, language, radiology, and clinical courses.
Anatomy and Physiology courses must be completed within five years prior to admission to the first radiology course. BIOL 101 or BIOL 107 must be completed within 10 years prior to clinical admission.
For students who have college credit courses completed, a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher for all courses and a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher for all science courses is required.