Associate of Applied Science: On Campus

The Associate in Applied Science degree with a major in Radiologic Technology Program provides the knowledge and techniques required to obtain expertise in the field of Radiologic Technology. Students’ that complete classroom and laboratory work at Parker University and clinical education in an affiliated clinical setting gain value with the “hands on” instruction. Students also build an understanding of the methods, ethics and tools crucial to advancement in today’s healthcare landscape. There are 10 months of night classes and 6 months of clinical courses. The clinical hours consist of 36 hours a week.

Our Mission

The Radiologic Technology Program exists to provide students with the academic and technical foundation to competently and safely perform procedures.

Stats

6%
Growth Rate

6% growth of Radiologic Technology jobs over a 10-year period Source

17,000
Jobs To Be Filled

17,000 available jobs to be filled through 2031 Source

$61,980
Median Income

The median annual wage for radiologic technologists and technicians is $61,980. Source

Concentrations

Why Parker’s Radiologic Technology program?

Parker’s Radiologic Technology program consists of:

  • Evening classes on the Parker University campus with rotations at imaging centers throughout DFW
  • A total of 74 credit hours
  • Two semesters of general education courses followed by four semesters of major core curriculum for a total of six semesters or 24 months
  • Small, diverse classes
  • A learning environment and relaxed atmosphere ideal for first-time college students and career changers alike

Since 2015, the Associate of Applied Science with a major in Radiologic Technology degree has been required for entry into the radiologic technology profession. Parker prepares students for entry-level radiologic technologist positions by teaching the skills needed to work in imaging centers and hospitals, through hands-on experience in clinical rotations throughout Dallas-Fort Worth.

Create Your Own Career Path

Parker’s graduates in the Radiologic Technology associate in applied sciences degree can pursue a career as a:

  • Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist
  • Radiologic Technologist
  • X-Ray Technologist
  • CT Technologist

Some career choices may require further education

Program Highlights

Laser Focused

A focused curriculum that allows for students to master one course at a time

Personalized Attention

Limited enrollment to a small number of high-caliber students to ensure personalized attention from instructors

Hands-on clinical experience

Real world experience using tools and equipment used by professionals in the field

Post Grad Support

Post grad resources and support upon graduation

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