Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) Degree
Welcome to the world of art and science. Radiographers are highly skilled professionals qualified by education to perform imaging examinations and the accompanying responsibilities at the request of physicians qualified to prescribe and/or perform radiologic procedures.
The Riverside Radiologic Technology Program was established in 1964 as a two-year, certificate program. In 2012, the School began offering an Associate of Applied Science degree to program graduates. The program consists of five 13-week semesters in addition to specified college-level prerequisite preadmission courses. Program graduates are eligible to apply for examination to the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT). Application for the national certification exam is the responsibility of the student and involves additional fees charged by the ARRT. The Radiologic Technology Program is programmatically accredited by: The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) 20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606-3182, (312) 704-5300, firstname.lastname@example.org
RCHC institutional and all programs' missions, goals, student learning outcomes, accreditation information, admission criteria, and curriculum plans are located within the "School Catalog" link on the School's home page. Information specific to the Radiologic Technology Program is also provided below as an excerpt of the School Catalog. This document also provides information related to the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) Ethics Pre-Application Review. All prospective applicants are urged to read this information prior to applying to any radiologic technology program.