Special Medical Imaging (RAT.S.STC)

13.0-25.0 Credit Hours

The short term certificate in special medical imaging is designed to provide radiographers certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) with didactic and clinical education in Computed Tomography (CT), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and Mammography. Didactic courses focus on current CT, MRI and Mammography principles while clinical courses provide students with real-life experience and development of hands-on skills needed to pursue employment opportunities in CT, MRI and Mammography.

Program Outcomes

  • Demonstrate the ability to think critically and apply problem solving skills.
  • Demonstrate competence in the delivery of clinical practice with entry-level skills in Computed Tomography, Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Mammography.
  • Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively
  • Demonstrate professional and ethical attitudes and behaviors.

Curriculum

RAT 2640: Computed Tomography Practicum View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 - 4 credit hour
RAT 2641: Principles of Computed Tomography View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
RAT 2643: Principles of Magnetic Resonance Imaging View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
RAT 2644: Applications of Magnetic Resonance Imaging View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
RAT 2645: Magnetic Resonance Imaging Practicum View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 - 4 credit hour
RAT 2647: Principles of Mammography View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
RAT 2649: Mammography Practicum View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 - 8 credit hours
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