I would like to know, preferably from people in the field, the following things: -are the classes hard? -how hard is it to get the certification from the American Society of Radiologic Technologists? -how much an hour? how are the prospects for advancement within the field? -how do you go on to get “trained/certified” to […]
what schooling would i need to become a MRI technician or something in that field?
I know i’ll need to get a certificate in Ultra Tech.. And do possibly another year or two to gain a license. But can I do that? Or is Ultrasound Tech a whole different story?
After you pass the ARRT and become certified as a Radiologic Tech, how long is the on the job training for CT or MRI? Can the training be completed in a few months?
I’m thinking about doing it at a hospital, since I volunteer there, I have connections. Also, do you think I could possibly network during the job shadowing day and maybe land a internship as a high school junior for my next semester of school? I am in a medical club at school and I’m in […]
The Radiology school I’m in now has assigned a summer project and end of summer presentation of the importance of diagnostic radiation w/ an area of your choice. Which many of us are using disorders and diseases that are diagnosed by using radiology. I want to do some sort of degenerative joint or bone disorder […]
I currently am doing pre reqs to get an AAS degree in Radiologic Technology. I’m thinking that eventually i might want to work in Radation Therapy. Does anyone know whats the process of going into Radation Therapy after getting an Associates as a Radiation Technologist? How much more school is needed in order to do […]
I know i’ll need to get a certificate in Ultra Tech.. And do possibly another year or two to gain a license. But can I do that? Or is Ultrasound Tech a whole different story? I know I asked this question many times before, but I just want answers. And I’m googling every piece of […]
I am interested in becomingd a radiologic tech but i am not exactly sure on how to do this. I heard that a radiologic tech and branch off to mri or cat scans. I heard the a RT that branches off and goes to MRI can make 83k a year in cali fornia, is this […]
I am hope to study Radiation Therapy or Radiologic Technology, but I’m nervous about the risks involved with both jobs. Can anyone tell me the real risks with radiation for both, and between both which is safest.
I am going back to school!! I want to get my Associates Degree with hopes of a career as a Radiologic tecnologist or technician. The college offers Radiography, Nuclear Medicine Technology and Radiation Therapy Technology. I DO plan on talking to a advisor in the future i just want to get a suggestion for other […]
Okay here’s my little situation, I just came back from boot camp and now i’m looking to start school in the spring, but I have no clue as to where to start.I heard about Radiology and a career in Radiologic Technology but the same as school, I have no clue as to where to start, […]
I want to go to school in the medical field because I feel that i will be able to have a stable and secure job in this field. I know this question may sound dumb but everything I look up about these positions basically say the same thing. So whats the difference in both job […]
I live in Louisiana and i’m attending radiology school. After i’m finished the program I plan on moving to Los Angeles. How would I go about getting my state license to work in LA? Would I have to be a resident of California before I can get my lisence as a Rad Tech?
I know there is a difference between the two occupations… i believe a radiation therapist applies radiation to cancer patients and etc and are paid more and radiologic technicians just do x-rays on patients. However, the cheaper school in my area has the radiation therapy program, I would rather not deal with sick people because […]
There is a school that just opened near my area that takes 22 months to become an MRI Technologist. The only drawback is that I will not get a certificate in Radiologic technology. Therefore I will not be able to give x-rays. Should I consider this program? I’ve applied to a few Radiologic Technicians schools […]
can any one help me i need to know any school or program avelable in my area or someplace near, i live in fort worth,TX? how long would it take ro complete the whole program and salary pay?thank you for yalls help.
am having difficulty finding a job in my proffession of x-ray tech. I have searched monster and career builder and some other places online. If anyone knows of any online job agencies that are online please let me know. I live in texas. I would be an entry level tech because I just graduated. Please […]
I have noticed that the graduating class at the local community college is having trouble finding jobs at the area hospitals. Also, there are no job listings for X-ray techs, CT techs, or MRI techs in my area. Is this a common theme in other regions? Are other rad tech schools still pushing through as […]
I’m working towards a career to become a Radiologic Tech but, I truly want to specialize in Ultrasound. How do I go about doing so? Is it on hands training or do I need to continue my education after rad-tech school to become an ultrasound tech? I was told to become an ultrasound tech you […]