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Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) - Career Studies Certificate

MRI RoomThe Magnetic Resonance Imaging Career Studies Program is designed to prepare selected students to qualify as contributing members of the allied health interdisciplinary team which has need for highly skilled MR technologists. Upon completion of the curriculum and successful completion and documentation of all required clinical competencies as set forth by The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) the student is eligible to apply to take the national registry examination leading to advanced certification as a Registered Technologist in MR by the ARRT.

Requirements

The student in Magnetic Resonance Imaging must have completed an approved program in radiography, radiation oncology or nuclear medicine technology. The student must be registered or registry eligible by the appropriate certification agency. Applicants must have maintained a "C" average in past program courses in the discipline of certification.

Occupational Objectives

The student is eligible to apply to take the national Registry examination leading to advanced certification as a Registered Technologist in MR by the ARRT.  Program courses satisfy The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists' Structured Education Requirements for post-primary certification and registration. https://www.arrt.org/Education/Structured-Education-Requirements

Content Specifications for the ARRT Magnetic Resonance Imaging Examination (PDF)

American Society of Radiologic Technologists

Program Details

Program details such as admission requirements, required courses, and suggested course sequence can be found in the college catalog.

The Gainful Employment Disclosure will be linked when available.

Contact

Phone: 540-857-6197
Email:

Mailing address:
3091 Colonial Ave., SW
Roanoke, VA 24015

Acting Program Head

Susan A. Nolley, B.S., R.T.(R)
Assistant Professor, Radiography

School of Health Professions

Carole S. Graham, Dean
Administration & business contacts
Location: Fralin Center HP214C
Phone: 540-857-6019