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Radiologic Technology

The Radiologic Technology Program prepares the student to become an essential member of the health care team.

The student radiographer learns about the characteristics and potential hazards of radiation, and applies this knowledge to produce quality diagnostic images which will assist the physician in the diagnosis and treatment of injuries and diseases.

This 24 month program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (http://www.jrcert.org). Upon completion of this program, the graduate is eligible for certification by the American Registry Radiologic Technologists. Upon passing this examination, graduates are entitled to use the abbreviation R.T. (registered technologist) after their names and to the privileges offered by this registration.

Additional information on admission requirements and placement test scores can be found under the Program Publication tab to the right. Select the Information Guide. Also refer to the College’s catalog available through the Academics tool above.

York Technical College’s pass rates on the American Registry of Radiologic Technology certification exam have been 100% for the past 12 out of 13 years. National Comparison rates are consistently well above the national average for York Technical College program graduates based upon data from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.

 

Program Effectiveness Data

5-YEAR AVERAGE YORK TECHNICAL COLLEGE RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM

YEAR COMPLETED PROGRAM/Enrollment

Number of Graduates sitting for ARRT exam

Number of Graduates passing ARRT exam on 1st attempt

Average score/national percentile rank for the cohort

Graduate Placement

12 mos. Post. Graduation amongst actively seeking

2009-16 grads/20=80%

16

16/100%

87.4/72nd

100%(13 seeking)

2010-11 grads/19=58%

11

11/100%

88.2/78th

100%(11 seeking)

2011-9 grads/20=45%

9

9/100%

91.1/92nd

100%(7 seeking)

2012-15 grads/20=75%

15

15/100%

92.7/98th

100% (15 seeking)

2013-14 grads/17=82%

14

14/100%

88.4/78th

100%(12 seeking)

TOTALS/AVERAGES

65 total

 

65 total/100%

 

100%(58)



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If additional information is needed, please contact:

Michele Wells
Department Chair/Program Director
mwells@yorktech.edu
OR
Jacqueline Walters
Clinical Coordinator
jwalters@yorktech.edu


JRCERT
20 N. Wacker Drive
Suite 2850
Chicago, IL 60606
312-704-5300
FAX: 312-704-5304
mail@jrcert.org

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LAST UPDATED: 05/29/14


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