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What is Radiologic Technology

What is Radiologic Technology?Student looking at X-ray

Radiologic Technology (RT) is the medical application of ionizing radiation for the purpose of diagnosing medical conditions. The RT Program is a two-year structured program utilizing classroom instruction and hands-on clinical experiences at designated area hospitals. After successful completion of the required curriculum, students will be awarded the Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree. The graduate will then be eligible to challenge the ARRT National Registry Examination in Radiography in order to become a registered radiologic technologist.

There are many career opportunities available for the radiologic technologist.

They include, ultrasonography, mammography, nuclear medicine, MRI, CT, PET, cardiovascular intervention, radiation therapy, education and management. Also, OU and Midwestern State University offer BS degrees in radiology.

Equal Opportunity Statement

The Radiologic Technology Program is committed to equality of educational opportunity and does not discriminate against applicant, students, or employees based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, or disability.