Radiography Program

Radiography Program Overview / FAQ
Radiography Courses
Radiography Program Sequencing
Radiography Admission Criteria
Radiography Admission Procedure
Computed Tomography Certificate Program Overview
Computed Tomography Admissions Procedure
Computed Tomography Curriculum

The Profession

The practice of radiography is performed by a segment of health care professionals responsible for the administration of ionizing radiation to humans and animals for diagnostic, therapeutic or research purposes. This objective is accomplished by:

  • arranging devices to lessen discomfort and prevent patient motion
  • positioning the patient for imaging of the desired area
  • adjusting equipment/factors to obtain a clear undistorted view of the area of interest
  • determining proper current voltage and exposure time for each procedure
  • preparing and administering contrast media
  • evaluating radiographic quality of obtained images
  • ensuring radiation protection for personnel, patients and the general public
  • keeping records/ files and preparing reports of procedures

Integral to radiography are: direct patient care, communication skills and technical/scientific activities.


Why study Radiography at BCC?

  • no previous training necessary
  • training provided using the latest medical equipment
  • program provides both solid theoretical knowledge and practical hands-on laboratory and clinical experience in   diagnostic imaging
  • skilled faculty members provide professional and educational guidance for students


Job Opportunities

  • hospital
  • out-patient facility
  • free standing clinics
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