Radiologic Technology - Associate of Applied Science
NOTE: To graduate, Radiologic Technology majors must earn a C or better in all RADT courses; however, the students most likely to be competitive in the admissions process will have earned a B or better in their prerequisites.
Students must complete all University degree requirements, which include: General Education requirements and elective credits to total at least 77-78 credits. Developmental coursework will not count towards the degree requirements and/or elective credits, but may be needed in order to take the necessary English and Mathematics coursework.
|Select one course from four of the following six content areas for a total of 12-14 credits 1,2||12-14|
|This degree requires courses from Areas I, II, III, and IV; students do not need to take additional courses to complete the General Education requirements.|
Area I: Communications
|Rhetoric and Composition 3||4|
Area II: Mathematics
|College Algebra 3, 4||3|
Area III: Laboratory Sciences
|Principles and Applications of Chemistry 3||4|
Area IV: Social/Behavioral Sciences
|Introduction to Psychology 3||3|
or SOC 101G
Area V: Humanities
Area VI: Creative and Fine Arts
|General Education Elective 2||3-4|
|BIOL 225||Human Anatomy and Physiology I 3||4|
|Technical Requirements 5|
|RADT 100||Introduction to Radiologic Technology and Patient Care||2|
|RADT 101||Radiographic Positioning I||4|
|RADT 102||Radiographic Positioning II||4|
|RADT 103||Introduction to Radiographic Imaging||3|
|RADT 104||Special Radiologic Modalities||2|
|RADT 105||Radiographic Physics and Equipment||3|
|RADT 110||Radiographic Pathology||1|
|RADT 154||Radiographic Anatomy and Physiology||3|
|RADT 200||Radiation Biology and Protection||2|
|RADT 201||Clinical Education I||7|
|RADT 202||Clinical Education II||11|
|RADT 203||Clinical Education III||11|
|RADT 205||Radiographic Image Critique||1|
|RADT 206||Applied Radiographic Procedures||2|
|Independent Study 5||1-6|
Each course selected must be from a different area and students cannot take multiple courses in the same area.
See the General Education section of the catalog for a full list of courses.
Courses are identical to those offered at New Mexico State University Las Cruces (main) Campus.
All RADT classes are restricted to students who have completed the Core and Related Requirements and have been accepted into the Radiologic Technology Program.
RADT 156 Independent Study (optional 1-6 credits, not required, used for special topics on a case-by-case basis)