Magnetic Resonance Imaging ATC
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (4322)
Type of Award
ATC - Advanced Technical Certificate
This advanced technical certificate program is a five-course, two-semester program which begins in the fall of each year and ends at the completion of the spring term (August to May).
An Advanced Technical Certificate (ATC) in Magnetic Resonance Imaging is awarded to the student who holds a two-year degree from an accredited college or university and completes a minimum of 12 credit hours from the courses listed below. The program is designed to meet the needs of the radiologic technology professional for formalized, specialized training.
Program Learning Outcomes
For detailed information, visit www.palmbeachstate.edu/learningoutcomes/Program-Learning-Outcomes.
- Complete an Application for Admission, located at
Student must complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program with a grade of C or higher.
12 credit or approximately 10 months.
The program is offered at the Palm Beach Gardens campus.
For More Information
Vicki Shaver, shaverv@PalmBeachState.edu, (561) 207-5067
To see when the course is offered, click the course number. To see a course description, click the course title.
|Required Courses||Credits: 9|
|RTE2575||Introduction to Magnetic Resonance Imaging||3|
|RTE2576||Magnetic Resonance Imaging 2||3|
|RTE2762||Cross Sectional Anatomy||3|
|Electives - Choose one||Credits: 3|
|RTE2130||Pharmacology for Medical Imaging||3|
|RTE2577L||Magnetic Resonance Imaging Clinical Education 1||3|
|RTE2576L||Magnetic Resonance Imaging Clinical Education 2||3|
|Total Program Credits: 12|
This program is offered to Radiologic Technologists (RTs) licensed by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT). This coursework is offered for the RT who desires to become proficient in the advanced modality of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and in preparation for the Advanced Registry offered by the ARRT in MRI.
Program Length excludes this program from gainful employment reporting requirements.
Career Path Notes
College credit will be awarded; technologists with an A.S. degree will also be eligible to receive a certificate upon successful completion of the 12-credit-hour ATC program. ARRT technologists without an A.S. degree may earn their degree through the completion of required coursework at the college. Continuing education credit (CEUs) will also be granted for courses completed with a grade of “C” or better.
For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit:
Occupational Outlook Handbook: https://www.bls.gov/ooh/
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