Computed Tomography

Advanced Technical Certificate

Completion of the Computed Tomography Certificate provides the radiographer with the knowledge and clinical skills to specialize in the advanced imaging modality of computed tomography. This certificate consists of academic and clinical courses designed to meet the eligibility requirements for the certification examination in Computed Tomography administered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).

Certificate Outcomes

  • Perform high-quality computed tomography examinations.
  • Critically evaluate image quality.
  • Practice radiation safety principles.
  • Provide quality patient care and evaluation.
  • Model professional and ethical behavior consistent with the A.A.R.T. Code of Ethics.
  • Apply critical thinking and problem solving skills in the practice of computed tomography.

Please note that if you are pursuing this certification and a class is not offered during a given term, please email instructor Katie Church, RT(R)(M)(CT) at Arrangements can be made to add the course to the schedule to help you complete this program.

Plan of Study Grid
Semester 1Credits
526-126 CT Procedures of the Head, Spine, & Musculoskeletal System 1
526-127 CT Procedures of the Neck and Chest 1
526-128 CT Procedures of the Abdomen and Pelvis 1
526-122 CT Patient Interactions and Management 1
526-147 CT Clinical 1 1
Semester 2
526-125 CT Image Evaluation and Archiving 1
526-124 CT Image Formation 1
526-148 CT Clinical 2 1
 Total Credits8