Radiologic Sciences BS

Bachelor of Science in Radiologic Sciences

Format: On-campus

Students who earn bachelor's degrees in Radiologic Sciences become qualified healthcare professionals who aid physicians in medical practice. At Armstrong State University, students choose among the tracks in Radiography, Radiation Therapy, Nuclear Medicine, Sonography and Cardiovascular Interventional Sciences. Each track has its own accreditation, educational and clinical training requirements.

Program graduates of Radiography, Radiation Therapy and Nuclear Medicine are eligible to sit for the national certification examination of the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT). Sonography graduates are candidates for the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) national certificate. Graduates of the CVIS track are eligible to set for the Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS) national certification.

Students who wish to earn a degree in Radiologic Sciences must apply to the program, in addition to applying to the university. Specific information on how to complete the application process is located on the department website.

Industry Highlights

Employment of radiologic and MRI technologists is projected to grow 21% from 2012 to 2022, faster than the average for all occupations.

- Bureau of Labor Statistics

Career Opportunities

  • Radiography
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Nuclear Medicine Technology
  • Sonography
  • Cardiovascular Interventional Science

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of on-campus laboratories that house state-of-the-art equipment, along with accredited curriculum, applicable clinical training and knowledge from experienced faculty.