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Radiologic Technology

  • Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
  • 78 credits
  • Delivery Method: On-Campus

Why Study Radiologic Technology at LSC?

The Radiologic Technology program provides a full learning experience. You’ll get both classroom training at the Duluth campus and clinical training at regional sites. The first eight weeks of the program you will be on campus only two days a week. Once those first 8 weeks of the program are completed successfully, you will begin your clinical experience four days a week and one day a week on campus for classroom instruction. During the program you’ll learn physics, anatomy and physiology. You’ll also learn current imaging technology, and basic patient care. The clinical piece of the program is crucial. It offers the opportunity for hands-on learning in a real medical setting. Lake Superior College has clinical sites located in Duluth, with outreach sites throughout the region.

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Career Information

Visit the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the MN Dept of Employment & Economic Development, and the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) to gather valuable career information such as wage reports, career outlook, job prospects, industry trends, and career opportunities. These tools are available to help empower students to make informed decisions about their educational and professional paths.

Below you will find the Career Field and Career Cluster that this program is related to. Learn more about if this career area fits your interests!

Is Health Science right for you?

Health science workers promote health and wellness. They diagnose and treat injuries and disease. As a physician, dentist, or nurse, you could work directly with patients. You could also work in a laboratory to get information used in research or provide administrative support by keeping medical records.

Plan Your Education

The Radiologic Technology Program Guide is a tool to help you map out how to successfully get your degree at Lake Superior College.

View approximate total tuition and fees for MN residents to complete this degree.

This program has additional entry requirements.

The Radiologic Technology Program Application Window is closed.

Prospective LSC Students: Learn more about the application process.

Skills and Knowledge

  • Position patients to create accurate diagnostic images
  • Diagnostic imaging on patients of all ages
  • Ensures radiation safety at all times

Affiliated Clinical Sites

(not every site is available every year)

Minnesota – Brainerd, Crosby, Aitkin, Bemidji, Big Fork, Deer River, Grand Rapids, Hibbing, Virginia, Moose Lake, Mora, Duluth/Superior

Wisconsin – Ashland

Important

CNA is required for the Radiologic Technology Program

If you have questions about the requirement:

Contact an advisor or

Britni Hardy, MHA, RSO, R.T. (R)

Phone: (218) 733-7713

Accreditation

 Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)

The Radiologic Technology program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT). Current accreditation status 8 years – new cycle: 2024.

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