Find accredited radiologic technology certification training classes and associate degree programs at local medical trade schools and online technical colleges.
What Radiologic Technicians Do?: “As a radiologic technician, you will work directly under a radiologist. You will use a variety of different imaging methods depending on what the attending physician requests. The imaging techniques you’ll learn in school and use on a daily basis include basic x-ray, magnetic resonance imaging, mammography, fluoroscopy, and computed tomography.”
Radiologic Tech Salary Information
“The median annual wage for magnetic resonance imaging technologists was $69,930 in May 2017.”
Colleges with Radiologic Technology Courses
All listed schools are accredited and have financial aid assistance if you qualify.
- Northwestern College
- Allegany College
- South College
- Brightwood College
- Iowa Central Community College
- Fortis Institute
- Florida Career College
Steps to becoming a radiologic tech:
- Enroll in a certificate or associate degree program accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology.
- Once you’ve completed the program, become certified through ARRT. This is an optional step, yet one preferred by most employers.
- Most states will require you to get your license, so you will need to do this before you can get a job working as a radiography (x-ray) technician.