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Associate Degree
in Radiologic Technology

Program Overview 

Radiology technology is one of the most reliable medical examination techniques used for conducting X-rays on the human body. Healthcare professionals and service-providing affiliate centers hire radiographers to help doctors with the diagnosis by adjusting frequency and ensuring that accurate information has been recorded. 

The Associate degree in radiologic technology program at Stellar Career College is designed to equip applicants with the essential skills needed to excel in the dynamic Medical Imaging Technology field while strictly adhering to standardized practices, standard procedures, and legal obligations. 
The Stellar Career College’s 90-credit hour hybrid Associate of Applied Science in Radiologic Technology program will help you develop expertise in various administrative tasks, such as supervising junior staff, monitoring diagnosis, assigning tasks, and assisting other medicare personnel in the facility.

Program Learning Outcomes 

Graduates of the Associates of Applied Science in Radiologic Technology Indiana will:

  1. Learn about the hardware components of the radiology system
  2. Learn preventive measures and how to protect themselves against radiation
  3. Understand how X-ray signals are generated and detected
  4. Be able to use the radiology system for image acquisition and technical evaluation
  5. Ensure quality assurance technique and operate equipment proficiently 
  6. Learn how to use the pulse sequences principle for the right clinical application
  7. Gain knowledge of factors that affect tissue contrast by learning their names and comprehending how they interact and impact image quality
  8. Learn how to accurately image the head, spine, pelvis, thorax, abdomen, and extremities
  9. Understand the fundamentals of maintaining the hardware components in radiology systems and quality control techniques
  10. Grasp ethics and interaction tactics regarding how to treat patients, address their concerns, and ensure their safety throughout the diagnosis

Program Career Opportunity

At Stellar Career College, the Associate Degree in Radiologic Technology opens a wide array of opportunities for students that include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Radiology Technology Assistant / Contingent
  • Radiologic Technologist
  • Radiology Diagnostic
  • Special Procedures Radiology Tech
  • Professor, Radiology Technology
  • Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist (Cardiovascular-Interventional Technology)
  • CT/Special Procedure – CT Scanner – Flex
  • Radiology Clinical Associate
  • CT Technologist I
  • Radiology Support Specialist

Program Course Breakdown

Associate degree in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (DMS) will revolve around the following courses:

  • Biology and DMS Courses – 67.5 Quarter Credit Hours

General Education Courses – 22.5 Quarter Credit Hours

Program Class Schedule 

Weekly Orientation Schedule:

Monday: 3 PM (virtual)
Tuesday: 11 AM (virtual)
Wednesday: 3 PM (virtual)
Thursday: 11 AM (virtual)
Friday: 10 AM (virtual)

Tentative Class Schedule:

Monday: 5:00 – 9:00 PM (virtual)

Wednesday: 5:00 – 9:00 PM (on campus)

Thursday: 5:00 – 9:00 PM (on campus)

Admission for all the Programs is Now Open!

Required On-Campus Orientation: Week of May 27th, 2024

Meet the Faculty: Week of June 24th, 2024

Tentative Start Date:

First Day of Classes: Week of July 29th, 2024

Program Admission Requirements 

For admission to an Associate Degree in Radiologic Technology, you must have 30 credit hours or otherwise take the Stellar Career College placement test and score 70% marks prior to enrollment. Furthermore, you will also have to take an Entrance test mandatory for Radiology and other surgical courses. 

  1. Enrollment is open for students on any day of the week. They will also be notified about the start date after confirmation of their registration.
  1. You will be required to submit a high school diploma, General Education Diploma (GED), a college transcript, or an equivalent certificate.

Registration

Applicants must fill out and sign an enrollment agreement that outlines their obligations toward the institute.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Visit our Training Programs page, submit a form, or contact us directly for information regarding radiologic technology degree programs in Indiana.
To pursue a professional career as an X-ray technician, you can enroll in our associate degree radiologic technology program.
Our associate degree in radiologic technology duration ranges from 15 to 21 months.
The total quarter credit hours for the associate degree in radiologic technology are 90 hours.
Yes, Stellar Career College offers financial aid for hybrid programs. However, availability is subject to eligibility criteria and region of application.
  Program Overview
  Program Learning Outcomes
  Program Career opportunity
  Program Course Breakdown
  Program Class Schedule
  Program Admission Requirements
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Course Duration

Duration :

15 / 21 months

30 Semesters :

45 Quarter Credits :

College Credits :

Quarter Credit Hours :

90