Program Start Date: Fall term
Minimum Program Length: 100 academic weeks; 7 consecutive terms, day; 87 credits
Curriculum Code: 35207
Radiologic technology students assist the radiologist by performing radiographic examinations of the body to rule out or confirm diseases, fractures and other injuries.
Students gain proficiency through lab simulations and clinical experiences in affiliated hospitals and imaging facilities.
Registered radiographers work in hospitals, clinics and specialized physicians’ offices; with additional training and/or experience, radiographers may specialize in other modalities such as bone densitometry, mammography, nuclear medicine, radiation therapy, ultrasound, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging and interventional radiology.
A criminal background investigation (CBI) and drug testing are required at student expense for each Health and Human Services student who has been accepted into a Spartanburg Community College curriculum program of study. For more information, please visit the Criminal Background Investigations and Drug Testing Policy section of the SCC webpage.
Graduates are eligible to apply to take the certification examination administered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) to become registered technologists in radiography. The Radiologic Technology Program is accredited by:
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
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Chicago, IL 60606-3182
EEDA Career Cluster
- One unit High School biology
- One unit High School algebra or equivalent