Radiologic Technology

Program Description

The Mt. San Jacinto College Department of Radiologic Technology provides a high quality education to prepare a diverse population of students with entry level skills needed to become competent and confident radiographers with excellent patient care skills to enter the workforce.

Non-Transfer Degree

  • Apply positioning skills in all required radiographic examinations.
  • Select appropriate technical factors for radiographic examinations.
  • Practice radiation protection for all radiographic examination.
  • Employ proper patient care techniques and effectively provide care for patients from diverse groups/populations.
  • Demonstrate oral and written communication skills.
  • Relate to and anticipate the needs of the doctors and technologists.
  • Adjust to changes, situations, patient conditions, and deviation from the normal routine.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of ethical requirements for an entry level radiographer along with ethical practices in a healthcare setting.
  • Understand his/her professional obligations upon gaining the ARRT status.

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Note: There are no guaranteed positions for students completing these programs. Education and work experience required will vary by employer. The salary and benefits for specific occupations will be dependent on work experience, education, background, and employer. Labor market statistics are from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, US Census Bureau, O-NET, EMSI.

Career/Industries CA Annual Median Salary or Range Employment Demand or Opening CA
Radiological Technologists and Technicians (C,A,B) $99,094 1225

(degree required: SM some college, C: Certificate, A: Associate degree, B: Bachelor’s degree, M: Master’s degree, D: Doctorate)