Radiologic Technology Program

Our program offers courses leading to an Associate of Applied Science degree in Radiologic Technology, preparing the student for entry level positions as a radiologic technologist. (Download a radiology information packet.)

The Radiologic Technology program at Red Rocks Community College is a full-time program. Graduation from the program will qualify you to participate in the national registry examination through the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).

The program at Red Rocks Community College provides hands-on clinical training through partnerships with hospitals and clinics in the Denver area. All classroom instruction is provided at the Arvada campus. The program accepts 16-20 students each year and admission into the program is extremely competitive and clinical site dependent.

Here are some important facts about our program:*

  • 74 out of 75 (99%) graduates passed the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) credentialing examination on their first attempt
  • 42 out of 51 (82%) graduates seeking employment reported job placement within 6 months of graduation
  • 75 out of 84 (89%) of individuals starting the program graduated
  • In the most recent class, 20 students initially enrolled and 20 graduated in May of 2016

*These facts represent data from the five-year period of 2011-2015

This program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT):

The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, Illinois  60606-3182
312-704-5300
mail.jrcert.org

 

Click here to see JRCERT Standards pdf iconor go to www.jrcert.org

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Radiologic Technology Degree and Certificates

degreePlease click here to learn more about the Radiologic Technology degree.

  • Associate of Applied Science in Radiologic Technology
     

certificatesPlease click here to learn more about the Radiologic Technology certificates.

Our Advanced Certificates are currently on hold.

  • Computed Tomography (CT) Certificate
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Certificate
  • Mammography Certificate
  • Bone Densitometry Certificate

Admissions

Applicants Please Note: It is necessary for applicants to first apply to Red Rocks Community College using the online application. RRCC must also have official copies of your transcripts.

Check this website frequently for updates. Admission to any of the Medical Imaging Programs is highly competitive. Please review the application process links on the left for each program to determine your eligibility, as well as the dates for applying.

Medical Imaging Information Sessions

Individuals interested in any of the Medical Imaging programs should consider attending one of the Medical Imaging Information Sessions.

Career Paths / Options in Radiologic Technology

  • Radiology Technician
  • Radiologic Technologist
  • Radiology Assistant
  • Radiology Nurse
  • Radiologist

(More career info here.)

Admissions

Applicants Please Note: It is necessary for applicants to first apply to Red Rocks Community College using the online application. RRCC must also have official copies of your transcripts.

Check this website frequently for updates. Admission to any of the Medical Imaging Programs is highly competitive. Please review the application process links on the left for each program to determine your eligibility, as well as the dates for applying.

Medical Imaging Information Sessions

Individuals interested in any of the Medical Imaging programs should consider attending one of the Medical Imaging Information Sessions.