Graduation Requirements (A Minimum of 86 Credits)

The program prepares the student, upon successful completion of the Certifying Examination, for a position as a member of a health care team in a hospital, clinic or physician’s office. The degree can also be used in industry; in the manufacture and supply of medical equipment or management. This program is designed to prepare the student for the National Certifying Examination by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, as well as for the State of Florida Dept. of Health and Rehabilitative Service General License Examination. The program also includes a fifteen-credit-hour component of general education/liberal arts courses. FNU awards an Associate of Science Degree upon graduation.

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

COMMUNICATIONS (6 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  • ENC 1101
    English Composition I **
    3
  • SPC 1040
    Fundamentals of Oral Communication
    3
  •  
     
HUMANITIES (3 CREDITS)
Credit Hours
  •  
    3
BEHAVIORAL / SOCIAL SCIENCE ((3 CREDITS))
Credit Hours
  •  
    3
MATHEMATICS ((3 CREDITS))
Credit Hours
  • MAC 1105
    College Algebra I **
    3
NATURAL SCIENCES ((4 CREDITS))
Credit Hours
  • BSC 1020C
    Human Biology
    4
COMPUTERS ((4 CREDITS))
Credit Hours
  • CGS 1030
    Introduction to Information Technology
    4
  • SLS 1501
    College Study Skills
     

CORE REQUIREMENTS ((63 CREDITS))

Courses
Credit Hours
  • HSC 1000C
    Introduction to Health Care
    3
  • HSC 1531C
    Medical Terminology
    3
  • BSC 1085C
    Anatomy & Physiology I
    4
  • BSC 1086C
    Anatomy & Physiology II
    4
  • HSC 1230L
    Patient Care Procedures
    2
  • RTE 2385C
    Radiation Protection and Radiobiology
    6
  • RTE 2418C
    Image Production and Evaluation
    7
  • RTE 2458C
    Equip. Op., Radiographic Related Physics &Quality Assurance
    3
  • RTE 1503C
    Radio. Proc., Radiographic Positioning & Related Anatomy I
    6
  • RTE 1513C
    Radio. Proc., Radiographic Positioning & Related Anatomy II
    4
  • RTE 2523C
    Radio. Proc., Radiographic Positioning & Related Anatomy III
    4
  • RTE 2782C
    Radiographic Pathology
    3
  • RTE 2804C
    Radiographic Clinic I
    4
  • RTE 2814C
    Radiographic Clinic II
    4
  • RTE 2940L
    Clinical Journal in Radiology
    6
  • RTE 2935
    Special Topics in Radiology
     

Medical students are required to wear medical attire at all times. Students must furnish their own uniforms.All students must have liability insurance in order to participate in the clinical rotations.All students must provide BLS, OSHA, HIV, and HIPPA seminar completion forms in order to participate in the clinical rotations.

Students must complete 600 hours of clinical practice.
*General Education Component (see page 133)

**This course has prerequisites; check course description.
This program is not designed for transfer to a senior institution

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