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Radiologic Technology

Health Science career cluster

Available on Trinity River Campus East Only

Radiologic Technology is a selective admission, 2-year Associate of Applied Science degree program.

Role of the Radiologic Technologist, RT(R)

The role of the radiologic technologist is diverse and offers many pathways within diagnostic imaging. At the forefront of medical imaging, the technologist must be able to work with confidence in pressure situations. 

For details: The Practice Standards for Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy: Radiography Practice StandardsListen
(from the American Society of Radiologic Technologists)

Our Mission

To graduate radiologic technologists who demonstrate clinical competency, professionalism, critical thinking skills and communication skills.

Our Goals and Student Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of our program, you should be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Goal 1: You will demonstrate clinical competence.
    • Accomplish selected radiologic exams.
    • Complete the ARRT Clinical Competency Checklist.
  • Goal 2: You will demonstrate professionalism.
    • Initiate professional behavior through membership.
    • Display professionalism within the clinical setting.
  • Goal 3: You will demonstrate critical thinking skills.
    • Employ critical thinking skills in the radiologic laboratory.
    • Employ critical thinking skills in an RADR Clinical Practicum course.
  • Goal 4: You will demonstrate communication skills.
    • Display effective communication in clinic.
    • Exhibit communication skill in the academic environment.

Program Data

The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) collects completion rates, credentialing examination pass rates and job placement rates for accredited programs across the country.

JRCERT Program Effectiveness Data for TCCListen (PDF will open in a new window)

Our program data is also available on JRCERT Accredited Program Details: TCC.



Trinity River Campus

Cal Quigley, Career and Technical Education Academic Advisor
TREF 6404

Career Coach: Employment Outlook

Updated May 11, 2017