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Contact(s): Tiffany Barbee
The Radiography curriculum prepares the graduate to be a radiographer, a skilled healthcare
professional who uses radiation to produce images of the human body.
Coursework includes clinical rotations to area healthcare facilities, radiographic
exposure, image processing, radiographic procedures, physics, pathology, patient care
and management, radiation protection, quality assurance, anatomy and physiology, and
Graduates of accredited programs are eligible to apply to take the American Registry
of Radiologic Technologists’ national examination for certification and registration
as medical radiographers. Graduates may be employed in hospitals, clinics, physicians’
offices, medical laboratories, government agencies, and industry.
Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:
Stanly Community College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern
Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees. The Radiography Program
is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
In 2018, the program was awarded accreditation by the JRCERT for a period of 8 years,
and the program remains in good standing.
JRCERT standards for accreditation of radiography programs are located on the JRCERT
website at http://www.JRCERT.org. If a student feels the Radiography Program at Stanly Community College is not in
compliance with the standards set forth by the JRCERT, the student has the right to
pursue allegations of non-compliance. The student should first report the allegations
to the appropriate college personnel. If the allegations are not resolved, the student
may follow the appropriate procedures for reporting non-compliance to the JRCERT.
This procedure is located on the JRCERT website at http://www.JRCERT.org.
The Radiography AGE Pathway offers students a place to begin their journey toward
a career in Radiography. The AGE pathway gives students the opportunity to complete
all of the general education courses required in the Radiography program. After completion
of these courses, students who choose to continue in to the degree program will be
able to focus on Radiography specific courses.
For more information, please contact: Melanie Alexander
Please see the AGE Elective list for courses.
*Please see the Suggested Humanities and Social/Behavioral Science Elective List for
AAS Majors webpage.
Mission Statement & Goals
Radiography Program Effectiveness
Health Sciences Student Handbook
Radiography Student Handbook
JRCERT Accreditation Standards
Continuing Education Opportunities:
Computed Tomography (CT)
Magnetic Resonance (MRI)
For questions regarding eligibility to enroll in ENG 111 and MAT 143, the applicant
should contact his/her Success Coach/Advisor.
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