Radiologic Technology

Radiologic Technology is an Allied Health Profession.

Overview

Radiologic technologists (RTs) perform diagnostic imaging examinations and plan and administer radiation therapy treatments. RTs work closely with radiologists, the physicians who interpret medical images.
There are two categories of certifications for students interested in Radiologic Technology.

  1. Primary Pathway:  Students new to the field should begin with the primary pathway to certification.  This entails enrolling in a formal, accredited educational program in radiography, nuclear medicine technology, radiation therapy, magnetic resonance imaging, or sonography.  Upon successful completion of the program, students can be eligible to sit for the certification exam.

Careers in Radiologic Technology:  http://www.asrt.org/main/careers/careers-in-radiologic-technology

While at CSU

The certification process for Radiologic Technologists:  https://www.arrt.org/Certification

Programs and Preperation

ARRT-Recognized Educational Programs https://www.arrt.org/Education/Educational-Programs

Accredited Programs in Colorado: 

Admissions Tests

The certification process for Radiologic Technologists:  https://www.arrt.org/Certification

Application Services

Apply to accredited programs individually

Associations

American Registry of Radiologic Technologists:  https://www.arrt.org/

American Society of Radiologic Technologists:  http://www.asrt.org/