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Why choose this program?Whenever you have an X-ray, you encounter a radiologic technologist, whether at a large hospital or small office. Work with physicians, radiologists and other health care professionals to prepare patients for examinations and X-rays. This is a fully accredited hospital-based 23-month program operated cooperatively by Crafton Hills College and Arrowhead Regional Medical Center.
The most qualified students who have completed AH 090, Survey of Radiologic Technology, as well as other requirements, will be selected for admission to the program. The program accepts eight students per year.
What will I experience?
- Learn to operate, adjust, and maintain equipment used to show portions of the human body on X-ray film or fluoroscopic screens.
- Grasp fundamentals of taking X-rays and administering non-radioactive materials for diagnostic purposes.
What opportunities might it lead to?
An associate in arts in radiological technology degree prepares you to become a competent practitioner in the field of radiography. Students who complete the program curriculum will be eligible to take the examinations prepared by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists and Radiologic Health Section of the California State Department of Health, and for entry-level employment in radiography.
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“I love being around others and that is the primary reason for choosing a career in the health field.” Cherie J. Walker, Radiologic Technology 2013