Students learn to work directly with patients and physicians to create images of internal organs, bones and tissues that are used to diagnose medical problems. Working in both classroom and lab settings, students gain the skills to use the latest in imaging technologies, including digital X-rays and CT scans. They also complete rotations in clinical settings.
Arts & Sciences curriculum supports the technical coursework by enhancing the students’ communication, mathematics and critical thinking skills. Dunwoody’s program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on
Education in Radiologic Technology.
Degree Information: Graduates earn an associate of Applied Science degree; the program takes two years (four semesters) to complete.
Common Job Titles
Radiologic Technologist; Mammography Technologist; MRI/CT/Interventional Technologist
Methodist Hospital; Park Nicollet Clinics; Fairview Southdale Hospital
National Median Salary
SOURCE: Based on the 2012-2013 Edition of the Occupational Outlook Handbook published by the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, www.bls.gov