Radiologic Technologist Articulation Agreement

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

Students may complete general education courses at MWCC through enrollment in the Interdisciplinary Studies -- Allied Health Degree or the 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:

ENG 101College Writing I3
ENG 102College Writing II3
PSY 105Introduction To Psychology3
MAT 143Statistics3
SPC 113Speech (formerly THE113)3
BIO 109Biology I4
BIO 203Anatomy and Physiology I (formerly BIO 199)4
BIO 204Anatomy and Physiology II4

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, telephone 312-704-5300, email mail@jrcert.orgFor more information about Quinsigamond Community College courses, prerequisites, and the college itself, visit QCC's website. 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 Advising at 978-630-9109.

Special requirements

In addition to the coursework at MWCC, students must satisfy additional QCC admissions requirements 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+ or better in MWCC MAT 143 Statistics.
  • Biology: minimum grade of C+ in BIO 109 Biology I, BIO 203 Anatomy and Physiology I (formerly BIO 199), 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 College Writing 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.