Radiology


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Welcome to the Radiology Program

The Radiology Program prepares qualified individuals for a career as a radiologic technologist, R.T(R). Radiographers safely administer low levels of ionizing radiation to obtain diagnostic images. Individuals must be detail-oriented, precise and analytical, and understand spatial relationships. Extensive knowledge of patient care, anatomy & physiology, image production, radiation protection and procedures is required. Graduates are eligible to take the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists certification exam. Employment opportunities include hospitals, imaging centers, physician offices and clinics. After certification, a radiographer may pursue other career opportunities in advanced imaging modalities offered at ACC: Computed Tomography, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, and Cardiovascular Interventional Technology. Learn more by following the links below, or check out the Radiology FAQ.

AAS Program Outcomes Overview

2020 2021 2022
Graduation Rate 91.3% 94.9% 97.4%
First-attempt Credentialing Exam Pass Rate
(6 months post-graduation)
100% 100%
Job Placement Rate
(1 year post-graduation)
100% 100%

To see the latest Program Effectiveness Data of ACC’s Radiology Program, click here. To see the Program’s latest Assessment Plan and Student Learning Outcomes, click here.

This program is accredited through the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
20 N. Wacker Dr., Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606-3182, (312) 704-5300
www.jrcert.org

For more info about ACC’s Radiology Program accreditation, click here.

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Radiology Updates

  • Radiology Program Application Status

    The application period for Fall 2023 is currently open. Applications for the Fall 2023 cohort will be accepted September 1, 2022 - February 1, 2023. Applicants will be notified of their admission status by mid-February, 2023. Please check the Application Process page for more information.

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  • The Immunization and Tests Required Form Has Been Updated

    The Immunizations and Tests Required Form has been updated as of May 6, 2022. Please use the latest form when submitting your application requirements. For more information, visit the Immunizations page.

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  • ACC COVID-19 Information

    Please check the Coronavirus page often for the latest information on ACC's response to the pandemic.

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