Complete the admissions process and meet with an academic advisor at the college you plan to attend.
Admission requirements vary slightly for the Radiologic Sciences programs at Brookhaven and El Centro colleges. The curriculum for the two programs also varies; please check each curriculum to see which plan best suits your educational needs.
All students enrolled in Health Occupation programs are required by Dallas/Ft. Worth Hospital Council member facilities to undergo drug testing and a criminal background check after admission to the program but within 30 days before the start of clinical rotations.
If you are a Dallas County high school graduating senior, you may qualify for Rising Star funds to help pay for this program. The Rising Star program offers academic support services and up to $4,000 for tuition and books, if you have established financial need.
See all degrees and certificates in Radiologic Sciences.
Find out more about accreditation and affiliations.
The Radiologic Sciences programs at both Brookhaven and El Centro colleges also are accredited by the Joint Review Committee in Radiologic Technology (JCERT, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850; Chicago, Ill. 60606-3182; 312-704-5300), the only agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education to accredit educational programs in radiography and radiation therapy.
Graduates of our associate degree programs are eligible to take the national registry examination of the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. Successful completion of the exam leads to licensing by the Texas Department of Health as a certified medical radiologic technologist with the right to use the designation RT(R).
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See a chart of degree plans by college or visit the credit programs home page.
Radiologic Sciences faculty have advanced degrees and credentials as well as field experience in their profession, so they can relate to the challenges you will face on the job.
Instructors work with you one-on-one, encouraging and helping you to succeed in school and at work. See profiles of some Radiologic Sciences faculty.
The Radiologic Sciences program is designed for direct entry into the workforce. However, if you are interested in earning a degree at a four-year institution, please visit the Transfer Services website for guidance on the transfer process.
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Certified technologists are known as registered technologists and may use the credentials “RT” after their names. Technologists show that they are competent to perform specialized examinations by passing additional certification tests; additional credentials are listed in parentheses after the RT designation.
If you have questions about the Radiologic Sciences program that aren’t answered on our website, please feel free to contact us.