Coastal Pines Technical College

Coastal Pines Technical College 2016-2017 Catalog and Student Handbook

Computed Tomography Specialist CT91

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Radiologic Technology

Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Description

The Computed Tomography (CT) technical certificate program provides educational opportunities to the post-graduate registered Radiologic Technologist, registered Radiation Therapist and registered Nuclear Medicine Technologist in good standing. It provides students with the knowledge needed to perform CT exams, and to sit for the Post-Primary Computed Tomography Certification Examination. The academic component is designed to meet competency requirements of the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) exam in Computed Tomography, as well as providing for continuing educational requirements.

Admission Requirements

Minimum Required Age

18

High School Diploma or GED Required

Yes

Placement Scores for Regular Admission (Accuplacer)

English

Reading

Math

Algebra

60

55

34

N/A

 

Other conditions for Admission

Must be a Registered Radiologic Technologist (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists).

Criminal background checks and drug screens may be required based on the requirements for participation in clinical experiences.

Location(s)

Waycross

Program Courses

Credits

RADT 2201 - Introduction to Computed Tomography

2

RADT 2220 - Computed Tomography Procedures I

3

RADT 2250 - Computed Tomography Clinical I

4

RADT 2210 - Computed Tomography Physics and Instrumentation

5

RADT 2230 - Computed Tomography Procedures II

3

RADT 2265 - Computed Tomography Clinical II

4

Minimum credit hours for Graduation

21

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