Radiography

Representing Radiography Program

Health Science  Information Sessions

The Radiography curriculum prepares the graduate to be a radiographer, a skilled healthcare professional who uses radiation to produce images of the human body.

Course work includes clinical rotations to area healthcare facilities, radiographic exposure, image processing, radiographic procedures, physics, pathology, patient care and management, radiation protection, quality assurance, anatomy and physiology, and radiobiology.

Graduates of accredited programs are eligible to apply to take the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist’s national examination for certification and registration as medical radiographers. Graduates may be employed in hospitals, clinics, physician’s offices, medical laboratories, government agencies, and industry.

Program Description copied from Curriculum Standard

Program Learning Outcomes

P1: Goal I: Entry Level Skills (GOAL 1 JRCERT Accreditation): Students will possess the knowledge and clinical competency skills of an entry-level radiographer. Introduced: RAD 110 Reinforced: RAD 111, RAD 112; Master and Assess: RAD 122

P2: Goal 2: Effective Communication: (GOAL 2 JRCERT Accreditation): Students will communicate effectively. Introduced: RAD 110; Reinforced: RAD 151; Master and Assess: RAD 251

P3: Goal 3: Critical Thinking Skills: (GOAL 3 JRCERT Accreditation): Students will demonstrate critical thinking skills. Introduced: RAD 110; Reinforced: RAD 111, 112, 121, 122, 131; Master and Assess: RAD 271

P4: Students/Graduates demonstrate professional ethics, and are committed to continued professional development.

 Useful Links:
Program Check Sheet
Admission Requirements
Admission Form 
Clinical Requirements
Radiography Effectiveness Measures
Radiography Mission, Goals, and Outcomes
RAD Program Manual 2018-2019
RAD-Standards_2014
JRCERT Website
ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) Accommodations
Personal Counseling

Contact

Elaine Postawa
Phone:252-222-6165
Email: postawae@carteret.edu