Do you have an interest in technology and a passion for patient care? Studying Radiologic Technology at the University of Saint Francis will allow you to combine your strengths.
Radiologic Technology is the field of study which utilizes radiation to provide images of tissues, organs, bones, and vessels of the human body in the diagnosis of disease and injury. The radiographer is the person responsible for providing basic patient care while producing radiographic images of optimum quality, utilizing highly technical equipment.
DID YOU KNOW….. You don’t NEED a Bachelor’s degree to enter the Radiologic Technology Profession?
After completing an Associate Degree in two years at the University of Saint Francis, you can enter the workforce.
While working, take advantage of the following opportunity to advance your career:
- Complete a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Services online.
Top 5 Reasons to attend our Radiologic Technology Program
- Rapidly Growing Profession
The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that the radiologic technology profession will grow 21% (faster than most occupations) through 2022.
- 100% Pass Rate for 20 Years and Counting
Over the past 20 years, 100% of USF graduates have successfully passed the national certification exam administered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT). A stellar achievement of quality and commitment to our students’ success!
- Competitive Salaries
In 2012, the median pay for radiologic technologists was $55,910 per year, or $26.88 per hour, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
- State-of-the-Art Facilities
Develop your skills in USF’s new X-ray lab, complete with cutting edge wireless, digital X-ray plates, anatomical models and imaging software.
- Hands-On Experience + Networking
Experience real-world clinical situations and patient encounters, all while networking with local industry leaders at thirteen sites during clinical rotations.