AS in Radiologic Technology Program

Available in the Following Campuses

Concord

Program Start Date: July 3, 2017

Sacramento

Program Start Date: July 3, 2017

Program Description

A Radiologic Technologist is a person trained in the “art and science” of creating images of the human body using ionizing radiation. The radiologic technologist works closely with the radiology doctor (radiologist) and other physicians, and plays a vital role as a professional member of the total medical team. Technologists work in hospitals’ general radiography, surgery, trauma, pediatrics, clinics, doctors’ offices, CT, mammography, and imaging centers. This exciting and dynamic field is perpetually are in a constant state of development. Imaging’s continued growth and development is dependent on highly qualified and well-trained radiologic technologists.

AS in Radiologic Technology program is an Associate of Science degree program.

 

Gurnick Mission Statement

Program Mission Statement

Accreditation

Program Goals and Objectives 

Student Learning Outcomes

Program Outline and Course Descriptions

Program Information, Length and Schedule

Clinical Training

We, at Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts, consider clinical experience one of the most important parts of the medical education. Students are required to be rotated throughout our affiliated medical facilities, while attending our radiology technology school.

Admission Requirements

AS in Radiologic Technology Program Length and Schedule

Length

94 weeks (2,956 hours / 161.5 quarter credit hours)

8 modules

Clinical

1,584 hours in affiliated medical facilities

The didactic training correlates with the lab and clinical education.

Didactic sessions schedule 8:00 am — 4:30 pm
Clinical sessions schedule 8:00 am — 4:30 pm

Lab sessions schedule

Varies

Program Fees

Registration Fee (non-refundable) $75.00
Books & Materials $2,527.00
Uniform Fee (4 sets) $120.00
Library Fee* (non-refundable) $66.00
Tuition Fee $48,330.60
TOTAL COST $51,118.60
Software/Hardware Fee (Optional; Non-Refundable; Ex: Laptop Fee, if applicable): $750.0
* Library Fee Cost is calculated by the calendar year and is dependent on the start date and duration of the program. 

Financial Aid

Financial aid is available for those who qualify. Click here for more information about  Financial Assistance.

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Certification for Radiologic Technologists in California

Find more information about Licensure, Certification and Registry Disclaimer.
Click here for license examination pass rate information.

Job Outlook and Salary for Radiologic Technologists

For information about average wages and projections of employment for Radiologic Technologists in California, visit State of California Employment Development Department website Occupational Profile for Radiologic Technologists. Additionally, some information is presented by County: Radiologic Technologists in East Bay AreaRadiologic Technologists in San Francisco Bay Area.


Employment of Radiologic and MRI Technologists is projected to grow 21 percent from 2012 to 2022, faster than the average for all occupations. As the population grows older, there will be an increase in medical conditions, such as breaks and fractures caused by osteoporosis, which can require imaging to diagnose them. Click for more information: www.bls.gov/ooh/Healthcare/Radiologic-technologists.htm (Though MRI is included in these statistics, it is not part of the Radiologic Technology program.)

Resources

For more information on the radiologic sciences, please visit Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology.

Frequently Asked Questions

Facts and Fun Statistics

This is a new section for many of you who expressed interest in such facts as the ones below about our Academy and our Programs. Radiologic Technology Program is offered at Concord Campus only. Let us share with you some facts:

  • Most of Radiologic Technology students are from Livermore, Concord, San Ramon, Stockton and Vallejo.
  • According to our statistical data more than 56% radiologic students are from: Antioch, Belmont, Clayton, Dublin, Fairfield, Martinez, Modesto, Oakland, Pittsburg, Pleasant Hill, Pleasanton, Richmond, Sacramento, Vacaville and Walnut Creek.

Gainful Employment Disclosure Information

Gurnick Academy is committed to providing thorough and timely vocational medical training to our students so they may obtain gainful employment.

Our institution has provided program specific information regarding gainful employment in compliance with the new Gainful Employment regulations for Title IV eligible institutions, put forward by the U.S. Department of Education, in July 2011.

All required information can be found throughout this page.

Additionally, you can Download State Disclosures and Download Annual Security Report.

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