This associate degree program is a career oriented college-level technology consisting of classroom, laboratory, and clinical experiences. The curriculum includes communications, sociology, mathematics, biology, physics, and medical and radiography courses. Upon completion of this program graduates will be able to obtain diagnostic radiographs while maintaining radiation protection and patient safety. They also assist the radiologist in the detection, diagnosis and treatment of diseases and injury through the use of x-ray. Additional duties may involve research, administration, and record keeping at the physician’s discretion. Graduates of this program will be eligible to take the examination for certification and registration prepared by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists and apply for licensure through the State of Ohio Department of Health.
Employment opportunities for qualified radiologic technologists exist in hospitals, clinics, physician’s offices, government agencies, equipment manufacturers, research facilities, and colleges and universities. For students who wish to pursue their bachelor's degrees after graduation, the Zane State College Radiologic Technology program has a new articulation agreement with the University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College in their Radiation Science Technology - Distance Learning degree program. Graduates of Zane State College's Radiologic Technology program can begin this fully-online program as a junior. Students in the Blue Ash College program will choose a focused internship and will work with leaders in the imaging profession. To learn more, click here. The Radiologic Technology program also has articulation agreements with Franklin University and Muskingum University.
Admission to the Radiologic Technology program is selective. For detailed information on the admission procedure and process, please contact the program director.
As part of the 2016 application process, you will be required to participate in a mandatory information session. You may choose to watch the information video below (which does require the completion of a post quiz) OR you can attend a face-to-face session. The following are the dates for face-to-face sessions:
Thursday, August 20, at 4 p.m., ASTC, Room 221
Monday, September 21, at 2 p.m., ASTC, Room 106
Wednesday, October 21, at 8 a.m., ASTC, Room 106
Tuesday, November 17, at 5:30 p.m., ASTC, Room 106
Friday, December 11, at 10 a.m., ASTC, Room 224
*All sessions will last approximately 1 hour and take place in the Advanced Science and Technology Center.
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, Il 60606-3182
Fax: (312) 704-5304