Radiologic Technologist Articulation Agreement

This program is offered through an articulation agreement with Quinsigamond Community College.

Students may complete general education courses at MWCC though enrollment in the Allied Health Concentration Degree or Allied Health Certificate and apply for acceptance into the Radiologic Technologist program at Quinsigamond Community College (QCC). All radiologic technologist courses must be taken at QCC and students must meet the selective admission requirements of the QCC program.

The following courses may be taken at MWCC:

Credits
ENG 101English Composition I3
ENG 102English Composition II3
PSY 105Introduction To Psychology3
MAT 126Topics In Mathematics4
SPC 113Speech (formerly THE113)3
BIO 199Anatomy and Physiology I (formerly BIO203)4
BIO 204Anatomy and Physiology II4
SOC 103Introduction To Sociology3
or PSY 110 Human Growth And Development
Select two of the following:6
Medical Legal Concepts, Practices, And Ethics
Computer Technologies
Microcomputer Applications
Human Growth And Development

An essential member of the health care team, the radiologic technologist provides diagnostic services to patients in hospitals, clinics, private imaging centers, and medical offices. Graduates of this program are eligible to apply for the national certification through examination by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) and licensing through the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Radiation Control program. Credentialing by the ARRT certifies the graduate as a Registered Technologist in Radiography—R.T. (R). Licensing by the Massachusetts DPH is required to be employed as a radiographer.

QCC’s radiologic technologist program is fully accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRC/ERT), 20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 900, Chicago, IL 60606, 312-704-5300, email mail@jrcert.org.

For more information about Quinsigamond Community College courses, prerequisites, and the college itself, go to their website: www.qcc.edu. For specific information about the Rad Tech program, please click here.

Application deadline

The application deadline is December 15th. Students applying after the deadline will be considered on a space available basis. This selective admissions program requires additional application components. For more information, contact the advising center at 978-630-9109.

Special requirements

QCC admission requirements for the Radiologic Technology program are as follows:

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED.
  • Must take the college placement test to determine math and English levels if no college level courses were previously completed.
  • TEAS V required. Please visit the advising center for score specifics.
  • Math: minimum grade of C+ in MWCC MAT 126 Topics In Mathematics, or place into MAT 092 Foundations of Mathematics  level or above.
  • Biology: minimum grade of C+ in BIO 109 Biology I, BIO 199 Anatomy and Physiology I (formerly BIO203), or BIO 204 Anatomy and Physiology II at MWCC (recommended).
  • English: minimum grade of B in ENG 098 Fundamentals of Writing or place into ENG 101 English Composition I.
  • Math and science courses must be taken within five years of application.
  • Required grade must be earned within two attempts of taking and completing the course.
  • Review of program website and career video.
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Offered to academically qualified applicants only.