This 21-week hybrid course designed to educate technologists in the post-primary practice of computed tomography. The course consists of 132 didactic hours and 304 clinical hours. Core topics include, but are not limited to computed tomography procedures and equipment operation, patient care (education, preparation, orientation and positioning), patient history and assessment, contrast media usage, scout image, selectable scan parameters, and image processing and display. Students will perform computed tomography examinations and duties at various clinical sites under the supervision of computed tomography technologists. Upon completion, students may be eligible to sit for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist post-primary exam in Computed Tomography.
Students enrolling in the Computed Tomography course must already be ARRT registered or registry-eligible in Radiography, Nuclear Medicine Technology, or Radiation Therapy.
For more information, please contact Melanie Alexander at 704-991-0166 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Next course offering will be in June 2023.