student working with radiology equipment

Radiologic Technology Program

The Associate of Applied Science in Radiologic Technology program at the Baptist Health System School of Health Professions prepares you for the role as a radiologic technologist through the clinical application of theory and utilization of patient safety principles.

Upon successful completion of the program, graduates are eligible to sit for the credentialing examinations for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).

What is a Radiologic Technologist?

A radiologic technologist (RT), also called a radiographer or x-ray tech, is a healthcare professional who performs x-rays and other diagnostic imaging exams on patients.

Radiologic Technologist Employment Outlook

Radiologic technologists can practice in a variety of settings after graduation to include hospitals and imaging centers.

Overall employment of radiologic technologists is projected to grow 6 percent from 2021 to 2031. The median annual wage for radiologic technologists and technicians was $61,370 in May 2021. (Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Radiologic and MRI Technologists).

Actual salaries and employment opportunities may vary depending upon geographic location, market employment trends by local area, employer size, employee experience and employee credentials. Prospective students should research the local employment opportunities as a part of their decision-making processes.

Program Details