Computed Tomography (CT Scan)

Are you looking to advance your radiography career? With the Computed Tomography (CT Scan) certificate program, you can develop specialized skills that will expand your employment and earnings potential. You will not only learn to operate and utilize computerized tomography scanners to produce images of patients’ internal structures, you will also develop the knowledge and ability to explain the procedures to patients in sensitive situations.

Completing this certificate makes you eligible for taking the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) Computed Tomography certification examination.

Coursework includes radiation protection, common pathology and the protocols and patient care techniques for that pathology, as well as contrast media specific to CT Scanning.

Employment Opportunities:
CT Scan technologists are employed by hospitals, doctors’ offices and imaging facilities, working with patients of all ages and afflictions.

Please note, applicants must have prior certification in a radiologic discipline and/or unencumbered licensure as a radiographer.

Program

60 hours, 160 clinical hours
20 weeks
8 credits
Pre-requisites: Cross-Sectional Anatomy – RAD 301 & Human Disease/Pathophysiology – BIO 341, or equivalent courses (C+ or better)
Start Dates in Fall & Spring
Cost: View Tuition & Fees

Admission Requirements

  • Online application
  • Application fee
  • Official high school transcript or GED
  • Official college transcript (if applicable)
  • Certification in radiologic discipline and/or unencumbered license
  • Current CPR certification