Computed Tomography Advanced Technical Certificate
- Four month program
- Enter the workforce quickly
- Full program offered at LSC-Montgomery
- Medical Radiologic Technology Department
FA17 – Application Period opens the Last Friday in March and closes the 2nd Monday in July.
SP18 – Application Period opens the First Monday in August and closes the last Friday in October.
The course of study for a computed tomography technologist is a one semester program, leading to an advanced technical certificate. The program is offered at LSC-Montgomery. The college accepts a new cohort every fall and spring semester into the computed tomography program. The one-semester program includes a total of 16 credit hours.
The curriculum is a balance of general education and technical courses in the classroom, as well as supervised clinical experiences at local hospitals. This combination provides the student an opportunity for educational development and assurance of competency in computed tomography skills.
The program is designed to provide the student with the knowledge and skills to perform computed tomography examinations, provide patient care and assist the radiologist during diagnostic procedures. Computed tomography technologists are employed in medical centers, community hospitals, extended care facilities, physicians’ offices, specialist clinics, and other health care institutions.
Program Admission Criteria
This is an application based program. Students interested in applying to the Computed Tomography Program should read the latest Computed Tomography program requirements.
The Medical Radiologic Technology Program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology.
Please contact Anavel Barrientos at Anavel.Barrientos@Lonestar.edu or call 936-271-6177 for more information.
Applying students require an AAS degree, ARRT Certification, and admission into the CT Certificate Program.
|First Semester Courses||16 Credits|
|CTMT 2336||Computed Tomography Equipment and Methodology||3|
|RADR 2240||Sectional Anatomy for Medical Imaging||2|
|CTMT 1391||Special Topics in Computed Tomography Technology/Technician (Registry Preparation Seminar)||3|
|CTMT 2460||Clinical - Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer||4|
|CTMT 2461||Clinical - Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer||4|
|Computed Tomography Advanced Technical Certificate Program Total||16 Credits|
Median wage: $58,1201
Representative career titles and job positions for this program plan include:
- Radiologic Technologist2
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