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School of Health Professions :: Programs of Study

Radiography - AAS

This curriculum is designed to prepare selected students to qualify as contributing members of the health team who care for patients under the supervision of qualified physicians. Upon completion of the curriculum, the student is eligible to apply to take the ARRT National Registry Examination leading to registration as a Registered Technologist in Radiography, RT (R). Successful completion of the program and certifying exam will qualify a graduate to gain employment as a Radiologic Technologist.

Content Specifications for ARRT Radiology Examination (PDF)

American Society of Radiologic Technologists

Mission Statement

The Radiography Program strives to provide quality educational experiences that ensure students prepare academically, clinically and professionally to develop intelligent, flexible and mature responses to the changing nature of medical imaging.


To effectively implement the program mission, the college and program faculty have made a commitment to meet the following student outcomes:

  • To prove clinical competency as an entry-level radiographer
  • To apply critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • To demonstrate effective medical communication skills
  • To develop an understanding of the importance of professional work ethic and the value of lifelong learning


The program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) and is operated in compliance with their standards for accredited programs.

20 N. Wacker Dr., Suite 2850
Chicago, IL 60606-3182


Advising/Info Office

Location: Fralin Center HP339
Phone: 540-857-7306
Fax: 540-857-6640

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

Program Head

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

College Catalog

School of Health Professions

Carole S. Graham, Dean
Administration & business contacts
Location: Fralin Center HP214C
Phone: 540-857-6717