DEADLINE FOR THE CLASS STARTING IN JUNE IS FEBRUARY 1.
Thank you for your interest in the Radiologic Technology Program at Kent State University at Ashtabula. This associate degree program teaches students how to perform medical imaging procedures. Medical imaging is a branch of health care delivery that utilizes x-rays and other energy forms to aid in the diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions.
Through a blend of classroom education at the university and clinical education at a hospital, students learn radiographic equipment operation, patient positioning and procedures, radiation safety and methods of patient care.
The Associate of Applied Science degree in Radiologic Technology requires 73 semester hours of coursework for the degree to be granted. It prepares graduates to take the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) Certification Exam in order to become registered radiologic technologists.
The Radiologic Technology Program at Kent State University at Ashtabula is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT).
The public may visit the website at www.jrcert.org or contact them at (312) 704- 5300 in Chicago, IL.
Students interested in learning more about the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Radiologic Technology should plan to attend an Information Session. The information sessions are held in the Robert S. Morrison Health and Science Building. The presentation dates are:
- August 6, 2014 at 4:00 pm
- October 20, 2014 at 6:00 pm
- December 2, 2014 at 3:00 pm
- January 21, 2015 at 5:00 pm
Please check the radiology website at www.ashtabula.kent.edu to confirm date, time, and room locations. Please call the program secretary, Theresa Hootman, at 440-964-4252 for reservations. Only one session, within two years of the Feb. 1, 2015 deadline, is required.