Radiographers enjoy rewarding careers as valued members of the healthcare team. They are trained to take x-rays and CAT scans to assist in diagnosing medical conditions.
Once You Complete the Program
Graduates of the IRSC Radiography program take the national certifying examination given by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (A.R.R.T.) and seek employment in a hospital, imaging center or physician’s office.
The Radiography program is a selective-admissions program. Students are selected based on criteria outlined in the Radiography Application Book.
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Radiography Program Information Sessions
Free information sessions are held periodically throughout the year. Upcoming sessions:
- 01/18/2022 - Virtual: Radiography Information Session
- 02/15/2022 - Virtual: Radiography Information Session
- 04/19/2022 - Virtual: Radiography Information Session
- 05/17/2022 - Virtual: Radiography Information Session
The application for the Summer 2022 program will be available after August 1, 2021. The application deadline is January 28, 2022.
Prior to beginning the application process:
- Read the Radiography Application Booklet.
- Complete and submit the IRSC Health Science Application for the Radiography program ($30 fee; keep a copy of your receipt.)
Note: If at any time during the application process you have a change in personal information (name change, address, phone number or emails), submit the changes through MyPioneerPortal and to the Health Science Division at 772-462-7550.
Radiography Program Accreditation
The Associate in Science Degree Radiography Program at IRSC is fully accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT). This is the only organization recognized by the United States Department of Education for accreditation of radiography programs.
The most recent on-site visit was in 2017, which resulted in a full eight-year accreditation award. The next accreditation site visit is tentatively scheduled for the third quarter of 2025.
The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
20 N. Upper Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, Illinois 60606-3182
Review the standards and other pertinent accreditation information on the JCERT website.
Additional Program Information
This is a national organization which supplements and complements the health occupations education curriculum. HOSA provides students in secondary, postsecondary and collegiate programs with opportunities to develop personal, leadership and career skills needed by healthcare providers. HOSA helps develop the total person, not just job-specific skills. The rapidly changing healthcare system needs workers who are technically skilled, people-oriented and capable of accepting leadership positions as a member of a team. Learn more.