RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM
I. STATEMENT OF PURPOSE
A. COLLEGE MISSION STATEMENT
Delaware Technical & Community College is a statewide
multi-campus community college committed to providing open
admission, post-secondary education at the associate degree level.
The College offers comprehensive educational opportunities
including career, general, developmental and transfer education,
lifelong learning, work force education and training, and community
The College believes in the practical value of higher
education as a means of economic and personal advancement.
The College respects and cares for students as individuals and as
members of diverse groups, and supports their aspirations for a
B. PROGRAM GOAL STATEMENT
The DTCC Radiologic Technology Program supported by
Christiana Care Health System provides comprehensive,
educational experiences that enable qualified students to acquire
the knowledge, skills and behaviors necessary to competently
perform a full range of radiographic procedures.
This education process takes place in an organized,
progressive manner, with clinical experiences in both inpatient and
outpatient settings as well as in a Level I trauma center.
Graduates of this program are eligible for ARRT certification
and employment as radiologic technologists, primarily accepting
employment in the state of Delaware and the surrounding tri-state
C. PROGRAM GOALS
The goal of the DTCC Radiologic Technology Program is to
offer a two-year program to qualified students who, upon
graduation with an Associate of Science degree, are prepared to sit
for the examination administered by the American Registry of
Radiologic Technologists and function as entry level technologists.
Upon completion of this education program, the graduate
radiographer will be able to:
1. Competently perform a full range of radiologic procedures
2. Communicate effectively
3. Utilize critical thinking and problem solving skills
4. Demonstrate professional growth and development
5. Meet the requirements of an entry level technologist
demonstrating high professional standards