The Radiography Education Program includes general education and science courses. Extensive study in the field of radiography is designed to provide comprehensive, theoretical and practical knowledge and skills. Instruction takes place in well-equipped classrooms, small study group areas, and energized radiographic rooms with a fully operating digital and film processing.
Rapid growth in the medical field has created demand for individuals trained in this allied health profession. In addition to working in hospitals, graduates prepare for positions in private physician’s offices, imaging centers, urgent care facilities, x-ray manufacturing firms, and medical equipment companies.
Graduates of the program are eligible to take the American Registry Examination and upon successful passage, are eligible for a New Jersey State License.
The curriculum prepares individuals for a career as a Radiologic Technologist while earning an Associate in Applied Science degree. Graduates are eligible for New Jersey State licensure upon successful completion of the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, ARRT, national board examination.
The program is fully accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, IL, 60606, 312-704-5300, Fax: 312-304-5304, email@example.com, jrcert.org; and the New Jersey Radiologic Technology Board of Examiners.
Length of Accreditation Award: 8 years
JRCERT Site Visit – April 2021: Pending Accreditation Award
See current JRCERT accreditation status
Accreditation standards require that the program provide information about the following:
- Program Grading Standard
- Clinical Obligations
- Pregnancy Policy
- Mammography Policy
- Practical Career Considerations
- Ethical Standards
- Program Completion Time Requirement
- Program Effectiveness Data
The associate’s degree Radiography Education Program at Middlesex County College is accredited by the Joint Review Commission on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) and as such meets the education requirements for New Jersey state licensure and national certification.