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									                                                                                                                                           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 jobconnect@tulsatech.edu.                        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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