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Radiography

Radiography

Radiographers are medical professionals responsible for performing diagnostic x-ray examinations using ionizing radiation.

Fast Facts:
  • 24 months
  • Classes begin in July
  • Two track program, BS degree may be obtained through University of Central Arkansas, or Henderson State University
  • Non-degree seekers must have an Associates degree from a regionally accredited college with the required prerequisites.
  • Application Deadline: March 1st; March 15th for all other requirements

ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS:

The listed pre-requisites must be completed with a final grade of "C" or better prior to entry. Students selected for admission must also complete a CPR for healthcare providers course prior to the start of classes.


Area of Study Course Credit Hour
Math/Logical Reasoning College Algebra or above 3
Written/Oral Communication Introduction to Speech 3
Written/Oral Communication Composition I 3
Information Systems Introduction to Computers 3
Natural Sciences College Physics I 4
  *Anatomy & Physiology I (within the last 5 years) 4
  *Anatomy & Physiology II (within the last 5 years) 4
  Total Credit Hours 24

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FAQs

How much does the Radiography Program cost?
The cost of the Baptist Health School of Radiography varies depending on the individual student. Please download the cost plan for estimated costs.

What if I don't make a 19 or above on the ACT?
The Baptist Health School of Radiography prefers an ACT Score of 19 or above for admission. If you do not score a 19 or above, we recommend that you re-test. Generally, students are able to increase their score with each time they take the ACT. We also recommend that you use a study guide or preparatory course that is specifically designed for the ACT.

How many days a week will I be in class?
As a student in the Baptist Health School of Radiography, you will be in class 5 days per week.

Do you offer night or online classes?
At this time, the Baptist Health School of Radiography does not offer classes at night or online classes.

How much do Radiographers make?
Earnings for Radiographers vary greatly, and have many different factors. Please visit the US Department of Labor website to find out earning information.

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