RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY

RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY

 
General Information
Description of ServiceWestern Suffolk BOCES is in the process of seeking accreditation for its program in Radiologic Technology. This program will be approved by the Joint Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) and the New York State Department of Health. The educational program is 24 months in duration, and requires full time attendance between the hours of 8a- 4p, Monday through Friday. The program may require occasional weekend assignments and operates throughout the summer months. The program of study consists of two components: a formal didactic classroom component and a clinical practicum in hospitals and imaging centers. Clinical rotations will take place at Northwell's facilities, Brookhaven Memorial Hospital, the Northport VA Medical Center and imaging centers in Nassau and Suffolk counties - including Zwanger-Pesiri Radiology. All clinical sites will be fully approved by the JRCERT. The following are the minimum program entrance requirements: * Graduation from an accredited high school or equivalent (GED/TASC). * Minimum of an Associate Degree conferred within 5 years of admission to Radiologic Technology Program. Completion of college prerequisite courses must be documented with a grade of C or better in College Algebra, Anatomy & Physiology I & II, English Composition, Psychology, and Basic Physics. * Satisfactory score on pre-entrance exam (50% or higher). Please note that meeting the above minimum requirements does not guarantee acceptance into the program, as there are limited seats (24) per year. Contact the School of Radiologic Technology's Program Director at (631) 261-3600 ext. 254 or email at lanetrel@wsboces.org for further information. There are additional costs: books, supplies, uniform, physical exam, CPR, liability insurance, travel conference, licensing and registration fees, application fee and pre-entrance test fee. Minimum age for admission is 18 years old. Those successfully completing this certificate program will be eligible to take the ARRT national certification examination and when passing that examination will be eligible to apply for New York State licensing as a licensed Radiologic Technologist. Applications are accepted beginning Fall 2018 for the class beginning July, 2019. Call for more information.
LocationSuffolk
Geographical AreaDix Hills, New York; Town of Huntington, New York; Suffolk County, New York
 
Client Information
EligibilityAdults on space available basis with tuition.
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 17 Westminster Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Dix Hills, NY 11746
Mailing Address 1 17 Westminster Avenue
Mailing City, State, Zip Dix Hills, NY 11746
Main Phone (631)667-6000 ext 320
Other Phone (631)667-6000 ext 327
Fax (631)623-4922
Web Address www.wilsontech.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateMar19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: WILSON TECHNOLOGICAL CENTER
Affiliated Program: RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY
This Service: RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY
 
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