Degree Plans - Radiologic Technology (AAS)

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Explore the “art and science” of creating images of the human body by enrolling in our Radiologic Technology program. It boasts a near perfect registry exam success rate and is fully accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology.

We provide you with a balanced curriculum of general didactic and clinical courses. Our expert staff prepare you within our state-of-the-art training facilities to become successful radiologic technologists. We also provide "hands-on" experience at one of nine area hospitals, as well as clinical sites, where you will work under the direction of radiologists, directors of radiology departments and practicum instructors.

Our Radiologic Technology degree provides a balanced curriculum of general didactic and practicum courses while offering you an opportunity for cultural development and occupational competence.

Enroll today and become a part of a winning team.

Catalog Year
2019-2020
Degree Type
AAS
Available Online
No
Available Hybrid
No
TSI
Complete
Degree Plan
Major Courses 44 Credits

RADR 2309 Radiographic Imaging Equipment

 

RADR 1203 Patient Care

 

RADR 1201 Introduction to Radiography

 

RADR 1311 Basic Radiographic Procedures

 

RADR 1266 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer

 
RADR 2313 Radiation Biology and Protection  
RADR 1213 Principles of Radiographic Imaging I  
RADR 2301 Intermediate Radiographic Procedures  

RADR 1267 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer

 

RADR 2266 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer

 

RADR 2236 Special Patient Applications

 
RADR 2233 Advanced Medical Imaging  

RADR 2366 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer

 
RADR 2217 Radiographic Pathology  
RADR 2205 Principles of Radiographic Imaging II  

RADR 2367 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer

 
RADR 2331 Advanced Radiographic Procedures  

RADR 2167 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer

 
RADR 2235 Radiologic Technology Seminar  
General Education Requirements 20 Credits

Every Associate of Applied Science degree plan must contain at least 15 semester hours of general education courses. At least one course must be taken from each of the following areas: humanities/fine arts (language, philosophy & culture/creative arts), social/behavioral science (social and behavioral sciences/American history/ government/political science), and natural science/ mathematics (life and physical sciences/mathematics).

Major Courses: 44
General Education Requirements: 20
Total Semester Hours: 64

Recommended Course Sequence:

Prerequisite Credit Hours

BIOL 2401 Anatomy and Physiology I

4
First Semester Credit Hours

RADR 2309 Radiographic Imaging Equipment

3

RADR 1203 Patient Care

2

RADR 1201 Introduction to Radiography

2

RADR 1311 Basic Radiographic Procedures

3

RADR 1266 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer

2
Second Semester Credit Hours

RADR 2313 Radiation Biology and Protection

3

RADR 1213 Principles of Radiographic Imaging I

2

RADR 2301 Intermediate Radiographic Procedures

3

RADR 1267 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer

2
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
Summer I Credit Hours

RADR 2266 Practicum (or Field Experience) -  Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer

2

RADR 2236 Special Patient Applications

2

RADR 2233 Advanced Medical Imaging

2
Third Semester Credit Hours

RADR 2366 Practicum (or Field Experience) - Radiologic Technology

3

RADR 2217 Radiographic Pathology

2

RADR 2205 Principles of Radiographic Imaging II

2

PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth & Development OR
PSYC 2301

3
BIOL 2402 Anatomy & Physiology II 4
Fourth Semester Credit Hours

RADR 2367 Practicum (or Field Experience) -  Radiologic Technology

3

RADR 2331 Advanced Radiographic Procedures

3

PHIL 2306 Introduction to Ethics OR
HUMA 1301

3

MATH 1314 College Algebra OR
MATH 1332

3
Summer II Credit Hours

RADR 2167 Practicum (or Field Experience) -  Radiologic Technology

1

RADR 2235 Radiologic Technology Seminar

2
Total Semester Hours 64

Courses titled in bold type represent general education courses and may be taken prior to acceptance into the Radiologic Care program.

Department-specific courses must be taken in sequence and may have a prerequisite course. A minimum grade of 78% will be required on all radiologic technology didactic courses. 75% is passing for practicum courses. All required courses of the associate degree curriculum must be completed with a “C” or better. Having not received a “C” or better in any prerequisite course, the student may not progress until the deficiency has been removed.

Selective Admissions and retention rules apply. Enrollment in this program is limited and requires an ACT Minimum Composite & Science Reasoning Score 17. See the Selective Admissions requirements in the Admission section of this Catalog and www.tjc.edu/radiologictech.