2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    Mar 04, 2024  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Radiologic Technology B.S. (2+2)

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Individuals wishing to get a bachelors of science degree in Radiologic Technology have two options.

In the first option, a student can attend Friends University for their first two years to complete their pre-requisite science coursework and general education requirements. After those two years, the student transfers to Hutchinson Community College or any other American Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT) approved program at a Higher Education Institution.  They will complete the clinical coursework (60 – 62 hours) to obtain an associates in Radiologic Technology.  That coursework is then transferred back to Friends University where the Bachelors of Science is granted.

In the second option, the student completes the requirements for an Associates degree in Radiologic Technology at an ARRT approved institutions (approximately 60-62 hours), and then transfers to Friends to complete the final two years of coursework required for a Bachelor of Science degree.

Note: A minimum of 60 credit hours is required from a 4-year Institution for graduation eligibility.


Once students have been certified by the ARRT they can work in the following areas of specialty: radiology, diagnostic radiography, radiation oncology, nuclear medicine, C.T. Tomography, magnetic resonance imaging and diagnostic ultrasound.

Students can practice in a variety of settings such as: private hospitals, rehabilitation hospitals, clinics and sports medicine clinics.

Degree Awarded

Bachelor of Science


Dr. Prince Agbedanu
Division of Natural Science and Mathematics

Major Requirements: 24 credit hours

In addition to the core requirements listed below, completion of two years RTP (approximately 60-62 hours) or certification by American Registry of Radiologic Technology is required and a transcript from the accredited institution must be submitted.

Total Major Requirements: 24 credit hours

Total Degree Requirements: 124 credit hours

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