Medical Imaging Online Completion | Mercy College

Medical Imaging Online Completion

Program Information

Overview

The Bachelor of Science in Medical Imaging Degree Completion Online Program is designed to meet the needs of a variety of medical imaging professionals seeking a balanced curriculum approach toward the completion of a bachelor.'s degree. The program builds upon prior credits earned from regionally accredited institutions and professional certifications allowing individuals to progress towards the completion of a bachelor's degree. The program is delivered in a dynamic online environment to meet the needs of working healthcare professionals.
 
The Bachelor of Science in Medical Imaging Degree Completion Online Program provides students with a diversified plan of study in advanced imaging (computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)), healthcare administration, technical support knowledge (picture archiving and communication systems (PACS) and quality management (QM)), and general studies in a balanced curriculum in preparation for advancement in multiple career roles. For students wishing to pursue advanced certification, the program curriculum will prepare them with the foundational theoretical knowledge required for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) post-primary certification exams in CT, MRI and QM. The program also prepares students for roles in healthcare management with a study of the healthcare system that includes law, human resources and finance. For students who wish to continue their education beyond a bachelor degree, the Bachelor of Science in Medical Imaging program provides a solid foundation towards graduate study.
 
NOTE: Students preparing for the ARRT post-primary certification exams must meet clinical experience requirements not required with this program. A supporting objective of this program is to provide students with the theoretical knowledge to successfully pass select ARRT post-primary certification exams. Contact the ARRT for complete exam requirements.
 
Program Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the Bachelor of Science in Medical Imaging program, graduates will be able to:
  1. Demonstrate knowledge of advanced imaging modalities that supports post-primary certification.
  2. Exhibit the essential managerial skills necessary in the direction of a medical imaging department.
  3. Make use of research and supportive technical applications in medical imaging

Program Outcomes Data (PDF)