May 20, 2019
The Computed Tomography Certificate curriculum prepares students to utilize specialized equipment to image cross-sectional anatomy, demonstrate trauma or pathological conditions, provide patient care, implement quality assurance, and perform computed tomography procedures. Students entering this program must have graduated from a Radiologic Technology program and be currently ARRT-registered Radiologic Technologists (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists).
This program is designed to be completed in two semesters, and all courses are available in an online format. Part-time study is available.
This certificate program does not include a clinical component. If an individual desires to establish eligibility for the ARRT Post-Primary Certification exam in Computed Tomography, the student is responsible for gaining his or her own clinical experience, as well as the clinical competency documentation required by ARRT. The program does not assist students with clinical placement, clinical experience, clinical instruction, or clinical documentation.
Program supervised by:
Dominick DeMichele, M.S.Ed., R.T. (R) (CT), Chairman
Office: Decker Health Science Center, Room 217-H
Telephone: 607 778-5070
General Education Requirements
- Psychology/Sociology Elective Credits: 3
(Introduction to Sociology Recommended)
Total Certificate Credits 24
To be admitted to the CT Certificate program, students must have graduated from a Radiologic Technology program and be currently ARRT-registered Radiologic Technologists (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists). Previous required coursework includes successful completion of BIO 131/132 Human Biology I/II or equivalent (Anatomy & Physiology I/II) and RAD 115 Radiation Protection or equivalent.
Program Name: Computed Tomography
CIP Code: 51.0911
Occupations: Radiologic Technicians/Technologists
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Program Costs - This program will take two full-time semesters (9 months) to complete.
- Tuition and fees - $4,102
- Books and supplies - $1,400
- Room and board - room and board are not provided by the college
- Other - physical exam $100
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- Number of on-time graduates -
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Job placement rate of graduates: Not required at this time.
Median loan debt of graduates:
- Federal loans
- Private loans
- BCC finance plans