2011-2012 RA DIOLOGIC TE CHNOLOGY www.tulsatech.edu For general program information call 918-828-5200 Campus Location Additional Requirements Health Sciences Center Prior to the start of the clinical practicum, students must: • Undergo a criminal background check including sex Occupational Focus offender registration as required by the Oklahoma Child • Use cutting-edge technology to x-ray the body Care Facilities Licensing Act that requires individuals • Prepare to take the exam administered by the American providing care to children under the age of 18 to be free Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) of any criminal history that would indicate a potential • Train for diagnostic imaging employment in hospitals, for violent abuse against another person. There is a $49 clinics, & physician’s offices fee for adults. • Provide verification of immunizations through vaccina- For information concerning working conditions, physical tion records, titer (blood test) results, or declination requirements, employment and job outlook please refer to statements. A list of specific immunizations may be the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH), 2010-11 Edition obtained through the Health Sciences Center by calling at http://www.bls.gov/oco/. 918-828-1216. Salary information can be found at The Occupational Infor- • Have a current American Heart Association CPR for the mation Network (O*NET) Resource Center at http://www. Healthcare Provider card. onetcenter.org/. • Provide transportation to clinical sites. • Adult students must pay a $22 liability insurance fee for Who Can Attend clinicals.This fee is charged for each Tulsa Tech fiscal year Adults only (July 1st to June 30th). • Adult students must pay a $35 drug screening fee for Scheduling & Completion Time clinicals. The drug screening is required for all students Adults / 22 months: A new class begins in August - June and will be completed sometime before clinicals. Adults session: M-F -- 7:30a - 3:30p • Adult students must pay a $10 fee to participate in the Classroom instruction and clinical practice are based on a online immunization tracking system. 40-hour-per-week schedule. Most clinical rotations are scheduled for the daytime hours of 7:00am to 3:00pm, three Career Majors (3) days per week; however, some clinical rotations are Radiologic Technologist scheduled during evening and weekend hours. The program’s Students in this major will learn how to perform imaging curriculum is based on two years of full-time study of 2627 procedures using radiation. They will learn about imaging procedure hours of contact. and learn problem-solving techniques for image evaluation, and Check with Admissions Office at 918.828.5260 for start dates. factors that can affect image quality. They will also learn how to work a variety of radiographic equipment and how to protect themselves and patients. In addition, students will also learn about Entrance Requirements patient care and how to handle routine and emergency patient care • Adult students only (age 18 or older) along with ethics, techniques of venipuncture and how to • High school diploma or G.E.D. administer diagnostic contrast agents. Clinicals are also included in • Basic computer literacy this major. Students will need to obtain certification from the • 15 college hours in general education: American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) in order to --written/oral communication - required practice this career major. --mathematics/analytical studies - required The list of approved courses may be obtained from the Credentials/Industry Certifications admissions office. Graduates of this program are qualified to sit for the certification exam given by the American Registry of College Credit Radiologic Technologists (ARRT). If you have been convicted College credit may be available through TCC, RSU, or of a felony, please contact the ARRT to determine eligibility OSU-Institute of Technology. For more details call the college for certification. The ARRT may be reached at 1255 Northland relations office at 918-828-5205. All college credit is awarded Drive, St. Paul, MN 55120; or phone 651.687.0048. by the college/university. The Radiologic Technology program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiology Technology (JRCERT). Tuition, career majors, courses and hours are subject to change without notice Tulsa Tech does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, 07.15.11 gender, age, marital or veteran status, or disability. 2011-2012 RA DIOLOGIC TE CHNOLOGY www.tulsatech.edu Career Opportunities Courses Radiologic Technologist Year One Radiographic Procedures I Career Placement Services Image Analysis I Tulsa Tech’s Career Placement Services team builds Patient Care in the Radiologic Sciences partnerships with Tulsa area businesses & industry to Fundamentals of Radiologic Sciences and Health Care create opportunities for work-based experiences and job Human Structure & Function for Radiography I placement. Career Services provides job search assistance WBE, Radiologic Tech. Clinical I-A before and after graduation with employment informa- Ethics & Law in the Radiologic Sciences tion, resume building, refining interview skills and life-time Core Medical Terminology access to the Tulsa Tech Job Connect database. Call Career Radiation Pathology Placement Services at 918-828-5270 or visit www.tulsatech. Radiographic Procedures II edu/jobconnect / email email@example.com. Image Analysis II Human Structure & Function for Radiography II Financial Aid & Scholarships WBE, Radiologic Tech. Clinical I-B Financial assistance is available through several options Year Two at Tulsa Tech. For the most up-to-date information, call Film-Screen Image Acquisition and Processing 918.828.5280 or visit www.tulsatech.edu. Some career Career Preparation for Radiography majors are eligible for federal financial aid. To apply, go to: WBE, Radiologic Tech. Clinical II-A www.fafsa.ed.gov. Pharmacology and Drug Administration Basic Principles of Computed Tomography Admissions Process Digital Image Acquisition and Display Apply ON-LINE at www.tulsatech.edu/apply. Applications Radiation Production and Characteristics can also be obtained in the counseling offices on any of Radiation Biology the campuses; at the Career Services Center located on the WBE, Radiologic Tech. Clinical II-B Memorial Complex; or by calling 918.828.5200. Imaging Equipment Radiation Protection Advanced Imaging Comprehensive Program Review Tuition, career majors, courses and hours are subject to change without notice Tulsa Tech does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, 07.15.11 gender, age, marital or veteran status, or disability.
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