Radiologic Technology | Mercy College

Radiologic Technology

Curriculum

Semester I
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
BIO 220 Anatomy and Physiology I 4
HIT 105 Medical Terminology 3
RAD 101 Foundations in Radiography 3
RAD 111 Radiology Practicum I 2
RAD 115 Radiographic Positioning and Related Anatomy I 3
Total Credit Hours 15

Note: GEN 101 is strongly recommended for first time college students.

Semester II
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
BIO 221 Anatomy and Physiology II 4
MTH MTH 103, MTH 104, or MTH 130 or equivalent 3
RAD 114 Principles and Techniques in Radiography 3
RAD 121 Radiology Practicum II 2
RAD 125 Radiographic Positioning and Related Anatomy II 3
Total Credit Hours 15
Semester III
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
ENG 101 English Composition I 3
RAD 131 Radiology Practicum III 2
RAD 135 Radiographic Positioning and Related Anatomy III 2
RAD 140 Radiographic Pathology 2
Total Credit Hours 9
Semester IV
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
ENG 102 English Composition II 3
PSY/SOC Social and Behavioral Science Elective 3
RAD 205 Radiologic Science (Physics) 2
RAD 241 Radiology Practicum IV 3
RAD 245 Advanced Medical Imaging 2
Total Credit Hours 13
Semester V
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
HUM Humanities Elective 3
RAD 215 Radiation Biology and Protection 2
RAD 251 Radiology Practicum V 3
RAD 255 Technology of Medical Imaging 2
REL 290 Medical Ethics 3
Total Credit Hours 13
Semester VI
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
RAD 134 Basic Sectional Anatomy in Medical Imaging 1
RAD 260 Transition to Practice 3
RAD 261 Radiology Practicum VI 2
Total Credit Hours 6

NOTE: All courses must be taken sequentially and in the order designated in the curriculum. Successful completion of these courses is necessary for continued progression in the Radiologic Technology Program.