Radiologic Science Degree Completion


The mission of the Radiologic Science Degree Completion Program is to provide ARRT registered Radiologic Technologists a Bachelor of Science degree from a distance education program that furthers the student's knowledge, clinical practice, and performance of examinations while practicing competent patient care and safety in the advanced modalities of Radiologic Technology.

Educational Objectives

The objectives of the Radiologic Science Degree Completion Program are to:

  • Maintain a degree completion curriculum with emphasis on special modalities.
  • Provide a Bachelor of Science degree in Radiologic Science with a core of courses directly applicable to the technologist-student seeking advancement or a leadership role in the profession.
  • Further the distance education student's practice of providing compassionate healthcare in the clinical setting.
  • Prepare graduates to obtain positions in the advanced modalities, management, sales, applications, education, and other career options available to Bachelor of Science degree graduates.
  • Place students in the clinical setting of various modalities, enabling them to gain hands-on experience and form new networks.
  • Provide a quality degree program that recognizes the achievement of passing the national registry.
  • Address quality of healthcare issues through the continued learning of working professionals.
  • Provide a meaningful capstone experience in one or more advanced imaging modalities.

Expected Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of concepts & principles associated with the operation of special modality imaging machines & equipment.
  2. Identify arteriographic anatomy and cross sectional images of the head, neck, and torso, for specific accuracy and spelling.
  3. Demonstrate magnetic field precautions and radiation safety for self, staff, and patients as set forth by the ALARA standards.
  4. Demonstrate professional judgment and appropriate interpersonal communication with colleagues and superiors.
  5. Perform clinical examinations in Computed Tomography, Magnetic Resonance, Arteriography, and Mammography or Quality Assurance at the level of competency.
  6. Identify major disease processes diagnostic to advanced modality examinations.

Curriculum Map

The curriculum map for the Radiologic Science Degree Completion program can be found on the Online Learning website.

Summary of Student Learning Outcomes

During the 2014-15 academic year, the program faculty formally assessed the student learning outcomes summarized in the attached annual report. Additional details can be found in department assessment records.

Annual Program Assessment Reports

2015-16 Radiologic Science Degree Completion ReportPDF626.67 KB Download
2014-15 Radiologic Science Degree Completion ReportPDF490.91 KB Download
2013-14 Radiologic Science Degree Completion ReportPDF363.05 KB Download
2012-13 Radiologic Science Degree Completion ReportPDF366.12 KB Download
2011-12 Radiologic Science Degree Completion ReportPDF223.96 KB Download
2010-11 Radiologic Science Degree Completion ReportPDF211.17 KB Download
2009-10 Radiologic Science Degree Completion ReportPDF34.98 KB Download
2008-09 Radiologic Science Degree Completion ReportPDF46.26 KB Download
2007-08 Radiologic Science Degree Completion ReportPDF65.87 KB Download