Radiologic Technology

Mission Statement


The mission of the West Georgia Technical College Radiologic Technology Program is to prepare competent entry level radiographers through educating students in patient care skills, radiation safety, image production, and exam procedures utilizing classroom, laboratory, and clinical instruction experiences. The program prepares students for employment in various medical imaging settings. Upon graduation, students are eligible to sit for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) national examination.

Douglas - Radiologic Technology Goals/SLOsPDF

LaGrange - Radiologic Technology Goals/SLOsPDF

Are you looking for a career in Radiologic Technology?Radiologic Technology

The Radiologic Technology program is a sequence of courses that prepares students for positions in radiology departments and related businesses and industries. Learning opportunities develop academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. The program emphasizes a combination of didactic and clinical instruction necessary for successful employment.

Program graduates receive an Associate of Applied Science degree in Radiologic Technology, have the qualifications of a radiographer, and are eligible to sit for a national certification examination for radiographers.

The Radiologic Technology program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (20 N. Wacker Dr. Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606-3182, phone 312.704.5300, mail@jrcert.org).

Students will have the opportunity to learn about all applications of diagnostic imaging, including routine radiography and fluoroscopy, trauma radiography, surgical and mobile radiography, pediatric radiography, as well as sub-specialty modalities such as computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), ultrasound and nuclear medicine, and radiation therapy. In order to receive a wide variety of experience, students will receive clinical assignments in a number of clinical environments. Travel will be required to all clinical sites.

NOTE: The Radiologic Technology programs are located on the LaGrange and Douglas campuses and
are available in day classes.

Graduates may obtain employment as a radiographer in the diagnostic field of radiology.

Note:  The competitive selection deadline is June 1st.

We have the faculty, the resources, the courses and the support to help you succeed. And, you may qualify for financial aid assistance.

Associate of Applied Science Degree:

Radiologic Technology AAS Degree

Associate Degree General Education Requirements

Mammography Participation and MRI Environment

Professional certificates are also available:

Mammography

Computed Tomography Specialist

Courses and Descriptions:

Radiologic Technology Courses

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