2017-2018 Semester Catalog

Mammography (MA11) Certificate

Campus Availability and Advisement:

  • Floyd County Campus Advisor: Susan Wheat or Teresa Resch
  • This program is also available 100% online. For online advisement, contact advisor above.

Program Description:

The Mammography certificate program is an add on certificate for those who are already a Registered Radiographic Technologist registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (AART). It prepares students to apply to sit for the national certification examination in mammography offered by the (ARRT). The program meets MQSA initial education requirements for mammographers, and continuing education requirements. This program leads to a technical certificate and can usually be completed in one semester.

Entrance Dates:

Spring Semester

Entrance Requirements:

Age: 17 years old for entrance into Health Technology pre-occupational curriculum
18 years old for entrance into Health Technology programs

Education: Open to anyone who is registered with the ARRT as a radiographer (RT)R.

Required Courses

RADT 2520Mammographic Anatomy, Physics and Positioning

6

RADT 2530Clinical Mammography

6

Total Credit Hours: 12 Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation