Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Registered Technologists is a nine month program. Admission to the program is selective. Eligible applicants are registered Radiologic, Nuclear Medicine and Sonography, Technologists and ARRT registry eligible students. Curriculum includes basic MR physics, physics for advanced procedures, studies in sectional anatomy, MR safety and clinical experience. Upon completion of the academic and clinical portions of the program, students are eligible to sit for the MRI registry examination.
Consists of a clinical and didactic component. An option A student, upon successful completion, will have an understanding of MR physics and multiplanar imaging sufficient to take the national registry exam.The student will also have meet all clinical guidelines set by the ARRT for Magnetic Resonance Imaging giving that student eligibility to obtain national certification in MR imaging.
Consists of the didactic component only. This option is reserved for individuals currently working in the MR imaging modality. Application for option B must be accompanied by proof of employment or training in the MR field. An option B student, upon successful completion, will have an understanding of MR physics and multiplanar imaging sufficient to take the national registry exam.
All applicants must be either ARRT, NMTCB, or ARDMS certified, or be registry eligible upon the start date of the MR program.You must also complete the following requirements by the dates specified by the program facilitator:
Program enrollment will occur once the program application is received. Enrollment does not mean the student has been accepted into the program. If the student's application is not accepted, he or she will be withdrawn from the course and the $250 holding fee will be refunded. Upon acceptance the $250 fee will be applied toward outstanding program tuition.
Program enrollment occurs when the program application has been received. Enrollment does not mean the student has been accepted. If the student is not accepted, he or she will be withdrawn from the course and the $50 holding fee will be returned. Upon acceptance the $50 fee will be applied toward the student's outstanding balance.
The Hutchinson Community College MR program has a limited number of clinical sites available at this time; therefore, meeting the requirements does not guarantee admission into the program.
To receive the necessary application forms or if you have any questions pertaining to the application process or the MR program, please contact the radiology department at Hutchinson Community College 1-800-289-3501 ext. 4956 or 4939, or e-mail Todd Sazama at: email@example.com
1-888-GO-HUTCH ext. 8100