Radiologic Technology Degree

Learn About the Radiologic Technology Program at MxCC

Associate in Science Degree

The Radiologic Technology Program prepares students for entry level employment as radiologic technologists in hospitals and medical offices. It is offered as an academic program by Middlesex Community College in collaboration with Middlesex Hospital.  General education courses are held at the College, while those courses requiring specialized laboratories, equipment, and hands-on practical experience are held at Middlesex Healthcare system facilities.  The curriculum covers a 22-month period, including a 5 month internship (Jan-May).

Enrollment in the program is restricted by clinical facility capacity as per JRCERT accreditation guidelines. After this degree program is completed, students are eligible to take the following post-primary certification programs: Computed Tomography Post-Primary Certification, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), and Mammography Post-Primary Certification.

Application to Program

Applicants must first meet the general college admissions procedures. Once these requirements are met, the applicant must submit the completed program application by  February 1, 2023. Admission to the college does NOT GUARANTEE admission to the radiology technology program. Check back soon for new application criteria.

Be sure to complete the following SIX steps prior to the application deadline of February 1, 2023.

  1. Attend a Radiologic Science information session by February 1, 2023. Students must attend at least one of the below information sessions. Attendance and participation will be monitored.
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  2. Watch this required video as part of the application to the Radiologic Technology Program. Must be viewed by February 1, 2023.
    Becoming a Radiologic Technologist - Essentia Health
  3. Complete Radiography program prerequisites by the end of the Spring 2023 semester. All candidates must have a minimum GPA of 2.7.
    • Radiography program prerequisites include the following MxCC courses or their equivalent, if transferring:
      • BIO*211 and BIO*212: Anatomy and Physiology I and II (All science courses must be 4 credits, include a lab, completed with a “C+” or better and taken in Spring 2018 or later.)
      • ENG*101: English Composition
      • ELIGIBLE FOR MAT*172: College Algebra (All math courses must be completed with a “C” or better and taken in Spring 2018 or later.)
  4. Review the application process for selective admissions for Fall 2023 and beyond for CT State: Application Process and submit the General Application for Admission/Selective Admissions Application by February 1, 2023.
  5. Submit official copies of transcripts by February 1, 2023. Only electronic transcripts are acceptable.
    • For electronic transcripts, visit your previous institutions’ websites for instructions on how to order online transcripts.
  6. Complete TEAS test with a minimum score of 60% within the past three years of application deadline.

DOWNLOADABLE PROGRAM FORMS & DOCUMENTS:

Students must attend at least one Virtual information session see here for dates. Attendance and participation will be monitored. The 2 videos listed and linked to below are required as part of the application to the Radiologic Technology Program. Both videos must be viewed by February 1, 2023.

The Radiologic Technology Program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT), 20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606-3182. https://www.jrcert.org/


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 Radiologic Technology; positive licensure determination for the State of Connecticut. No licensure determination for all states except Connecticut.


Note About Financial Aid 
Federal regulations stipulate that a student may only receive financial aid for courses that count towards their degree/certificate. To comply with this regulation, MxCC must track the courses that a student is registered for that count towards their degree/certificate program.  Courses identified as not meeting program requirements will not be included in the calculation of financial aid eligibility. Pre requisites will be covered. This procedure is now in effect. Eligibility ceases once a student attempts 90 credits for a typical 60 credit program.


Becoming Connecticut State Community College 
STUDENTS: The Community Colleges are undergoing a merger with a plan to become Connecticut State Community College in fall 2023; please work closely with your advisor/program coordinator to select your courses accordingly. Click here for more details about this merger.