Radiologic Technology Miami Curriculum

Radiologic Technologist Training of Cambridge Institute of Allied Health & Technology

Learn More About Cambridge’s Radiologic Technology Miami Curriculum

At Cambridge College of Healthcare & Technology, we’ve designed our Radiologic Technology program to fit your future career’s needs. The two-year program prepares you for success by providing the knowledge and skills needed to pursue entry-level work as a radiologic technician. Our curriculum has been designed to adhere to the guidelines of the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists or ARRT and includes:

  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Health science
  • Psychology
  • Radiologic science
  • Image production
  • Radiographic physics
  • English & Algebra
  • Medical terminology

Each course is designed to give you the knowledge you need to sit for and pass the certification exams required to pursue your radiologic technician career.

Offering a Number of Learning Opportunities

Students who choose Cambridge’s Radiologic Technology program receive many benefits, including a variety of learning opportunities for their educational career. Some of these learning opportunities include:

  • Online learning: Some of this program’s courses are available online via our distance learning portal. Online courses help you balance work and family life while moving forward with your education.
  • Classroom learning: Classroom instruction is an important part of your educational career in the medical field. Our instruction is led by highly-qualified medical professionals with experience in the field of radiology. After learning from our professionals, you’ll be better prepared for your career.
  • Externships: Cambridge offers externships at many local Miami healthcare facilities. During these mandatory externships, you’ll be exposed to real-world radiology scenarios, challenges and equipment to supplement your education. You’ll gain invaluable experience and relationships during your externship.

At Cambridge, our goal is to assist you in your career every single step of the way. At the end of your program, you’ll have the knowledge and training required to pass the required certification exams and enter the field as an entry-level radiologic technician.

Radiologic Technology Program Goals

Goal 1: Demonstrate clinical competence in the care of patients.

  • Students will apply knowledge of anatomy, physiology, positioning and radiographic techniques to accurately demonstrate anatomical structures on image receptors.
  • Students will deliver appropriate patient care while maintaining a safe environment according to OSHA and ALARA principles.

Goal 2: Demonstrate problem solving and critical thinking skills.

  • Students will evaluate radiographic images for appropriate positioning and image quality.
  • Students will manipulate technical factors for non-routine exams.

Goal 3: Model professional and ethical behavior as a member of the healthcare team.

  • Students will maintain ethical and professional values.
  • Students will attend a society meeting.

Goal 4: Demonstrate written and oral communication skills within the healthcare setting.

  • Students will demonstrate effective written communication skills.
  • Students will demonstrate effective oral communication skills.

The required coursework includes:

Course CodeCourse DescriptionCredits
ENC 1101English Composition3
SPC 1016Fundamentals of Speech3
BSC 1085Anatomy & Physiology3
BSC 1085 LAnatomy & Physiology I Lab1
BSC 1086Anatomy & Physiology II3
BSC 1086LAnatomy & Physiology II Lab1
HSC 1000Introduction to Health Science3
MAC 1105College Algebra3
MEA 1239Medical Terminology2
CTS 1050Introduction to Computers3
PSY 1012Introduction to Psychology3
RTE 1201Introduction to Radiologic Sciences3
RTE 1025Principles of Image Production I2
RTE 1026Principles of Image Production II2
RTE 2025Cross Sectional Anatomy/Advanced Modalities3
RTE 1030Radiographic Physics4
RTE 1270AClinical Externship I A5
RTE 1280AClinical Externship II A5
RTE 2005AClinical Externship III A8
RTE 2010AClinical Externship IV A8
RTE 2020AClinical Externship V A8
RTE 1206Radiographic Procedures V2
RTE 1206LRadiographic Procedures Lab V1
RTE 1202Radiographic ProceduresI3
RTE 1202LRadiographic Procedures Lab I1
RTE 1203Radiographic Procedures II3
RTE 1203LRadiographic Procedures Lab II1
RTE 1205Radiographic Procedures IV2
RTE 1205LRadiographic Procedures Lab IV1
RTE 1204Radiographic Procedures III2
RTE 1204LRadiographic Procedures Lab III1
RTE 2500Senior Registry Review3
RTE 2015Radiographic Biology & Protection3
Total Credits99
Pursue Your Radiologic Technology Career Today Through Cambridge

Your career in the field of radiology starts right here at Cambridge College of Healthcare & Technology in Miami. From clinical externships to study assistance and beyond, we have everything you need for success. Come enjoy Miami with us and jumpstart your career. To get started today, give us a call at 877-206-4279.