Please see the CT State catalog for updated program information pertaining to the 2023 school year and beyond.

CT State Middlesex’s Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) program is designed to prepare certified imaging professionals registered with the ARRT in Radiography, Nuclear Medicine (NMTCB is also accepted), Radiation Therapy, or Sonography (ARDMS is also accepted) for immediate employment in the workplace as MRI Technologists in hospitals, clinics, and medical offices. The program emphasizes that quality patient care will be provided by individuals who have received instruction based on educational and instructional guidelines consistent with the profession.

CT State Middlesex’s Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Certificate program is a two-semester program for certified Radiographers interested in a career as a MRI Technologist. The program accepts and starts a new class during the fall semester each year. Following the successful completion of all Program requirements and obligations to the college, students are awarded Certificate in Magnetic Resonance Imaging and may sit for the professional Registry exam sponsored by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT). A minimum score of 75 on the 3 national post-primary certification examination is required for certification as a Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologist. The program adheres to MxCC Student and Faculty Non-Discrimination policies in that there is no discrimination of student or faculty on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, sex, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, physical disability, or any other legally protected status. Our graduates are allied health professionals who utilize strong magnetic fields on humans for diagnostic, therapeutic or research purposes. They perform MRI procedures and related techniques producing data at the request of and interpretation by a licensed independent practitioner. Employment opportunities include education, sub-specialization, sales and applications, and administration.

Downloadable Program Forms & Documents

NC-SARA LogoPer Federal Regulation, 34 CFR 668.43-Institutional Disclosure for Licensure Program; this program has a Positive Licensure Determination for the State of CT. If you are interested in applying this program outside the State of CT, please check current licensure agreement with your state.

For the Magnetic Resonance Imaging Post-Primary Certification; positive licensure determination for the State of Connecticut. No licensure determination for all states except Connecticut.