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Updated 3 hours ago

Radiology School Interview - 8 Replies

Have you shadowed at any local radiology departments, which is usually a requirement for application into a program? During your shadowing, ask techs...


Updated 4 hours ago

Getting recertified after getting a felony while working in the field for 15 years - 1 Reply

Tough situation. Being out of the field since 2007 alone will make it difficult to get back in. The criminal charges/convictions will make it very...


Updated 4 hours ago

Will CT training be easy after completing MRI training? - 1 Reply

I think having prior MRI training will make CT easier to learn. Knowing cross sectional anatomy and power injecting only helps. If you're still...


Updated 7 days ago


[QUOTE who="GBRobin in Somerville, Massachusetts"]RobynJo, Your U.S. degree is worthless in the UK where they have their own requirements. I...


Updated 8 days ago

Rad tech job or related in the USA from UK - 1 Reply

I suspect if would be quite difficult landing a job in the US. There are a lot more qualified techs than jobs available. Also, having been involved...


Updated 8 days ago

Radiology Schools! - 1 Reply

Read this trend:

Lora in Emerson, New Jersey

Updated 1 month ago

Jobs you can do with rad. tech degree? - 199 Replies

Hi, i am thinking about getting an associates in radiology technology and I was wondering what a person who is actually in the field, what they say...

Shannon in Erie, Pennsylvania

Updated 1 month ago

Do you like your job as a radiologic technologist? - 23 Replies

How do you like your job as a readiologic technologist? How demanding is it? Is it hard? Is it gross? anything else... Tell me what you love,...

Kymberlie in Deep River, Connecticut

Updated 2 months ago

Is there a refresher course for rad tech? - 3 Replies

I graduated radiography school in 2000. Only worked in a hospital for 1 years (Never OR), and on and off in out patient centers for 4 years after. ...

Oma1 in Bowie, Maryland

Updated 3 months ago

RADTECH Certification Exam - 3 Replies

Hi everyone, please what material did you guys study for your RADTECH certification exam / ARRT? Will be taking my exam in few months and i want to...

Top Cities....3 out of 5 are in TX. in Zephyrhills, Florida

Updated 4 months ago

Expired Rad Tech License - 2 Replies

My ARRT and State license is expired. I have not had an x-ray job since 2009 due to "no jobs". I am wanting to get my license back and plan on taking...

ave80hawkins@*****.*** in Stone Mountain, Georgia

Updated 4 months ago

No jobs for ARRT CERTIFIED - 158 Replies

I have been looking for a job for several months now it seems no one wants a fresh rad tech right out of college with only one year as a radiogrpher....

Sydney in Cotonou, Benin

Updated 4 months ago

Canadian Radiography Student - 74 Replies

Hello there everyone! So I'm a Canadian Radiography student at Fanshawe College in London, Ontario. I'm at the end of my 1st of 3 years for MRT...

Desperately seeking knowledge in Fort Worth, Texas

Updated 4 months ago

Trying to find a school for xray tech in Illinois could anyone suggest one???? - 39 Replies

Also, How long should I expect to go to school for xray tech??? I do have about 3 years of college but never did get my degree. Can anyone out...

Lambert'sCanals in Fairfield, California

Updated 4 months ago

Radiology Technologist or Respiratory Care??? - 13 Replies

OK I been looking on this forum and I see a lot of bad attitudes. They have a couple threads with this subject but I didnt find the answer I was...

N.M.Nicole in Traverse City, Michigan

Texas Medical Board

Anyone have success in getting their MRT license from the Texas Medical Board?? And if so, how long did it take? My application was assigned to a...

JDP in Columbia, Missouri

Updated 5 months ago

Is it worth it? - 2 Replies

I know there are so many discussion on radiologic technology, most of the ones I've seen are old, so I wanted to see if there was any new insight out...

JDP in Columbia, Missouri

Updated 7 months ago

Does the Rad Tech program you attend matter? - 2 Replies

I recently got accepted into the Rad Tech program at a local college, but after a google search I'm worried about job outlook. I talked to my advisor...

TravelHog in Holualoa, Hawaii

Updated 7 months ago

A Story and a Warning - 35 Replies

I graduated college 9 years ago. I have my Associates of Applied Science in Radiography, and I am actually 10 credits away from holding a Bachelors...

DRONES in Omaha, Nebraska

Updated 8 months ago

DO NOT go to school for a Radiology Technologist - 14 Replies

I am a Radiology Technologist with 39 years experience. My experience is in Radiology, Management, Teaching, Radiology Information System, Office...

dropped91 in Milford, Pennsylvania

Night/weekend courses for ultrasound tech?

Is there such thing? I am in the ny/nj/pa area.

Paula from Calif in Gilroy, California

Updated 9 months ago


Hi, everyone. I am VERY interested in becoming a Rad Tech and will be applying to the program next semester. Unfortunatley I have several felonies...

Jayghopkins in Lake Worth, Florida

Florida BXMO license renewal advice

So quick backstory. I got my license 2 years ago. Ended up moving out of state and didn't keep it up. Moved back fairly recently, up until now my...

GR in Waipahu, Hawaii

Updated 10 months ago

Advice in how to get into Mammography - 4 Replies

I went to x-ray school at a hospital based program. I graduated in 2010. Two weeks after I graduated I went right into a hospital based sonography...

TS in Calgary, Alberta

Updated 10 months ago

X-Ray Tech Questions - 1 Reply

Hello - I have a couple questions about Medical Radiographic (X-Ray) Tech's that I can't find anywhere else. Are X-Ray techs exposed to blood or...

DRONES in Omaha, Nebraska

Updated 11 months ago

Bachelors Degree - Radiologic Sciences vs Health Sciences - 117 Replies

I am a ARRT registered Radiologic Technologist with an Associates of Science degree. I am going back to college for my Bachelors but am not sure...

DRONES in Omaha, Nebraska

Updated 11 months ago

Advice for all prospective students - 2 Replies

Do not come to this field or think you will get a job in the specialties of radiology like radiation therapy, mri, cat scan, special procedures,...

toomuchgun in Haledon, New Jersey

Updated 12 months ago

Radiology vs. Ultrasound Tech - 13 Replies

Hello, I'm JUST at the beginning of trying to figure out what I want to go back to school for. I turn 30 this year, am bored with my current...

jake110112 in Lakewood, Ohio

How is the current RT job market (in Ohio/surrounding states)?

Hi, I've been browsing the boards for a bit and it has kind of shifted my view on the position. I thought becoming an RT in two years and finding...

kldmad in houston, Texas

Please answer Radiology tech questions .

I have many questions about the radiology technology field, if anyone is already in the field answer, please answer? On average, how many...

mm in Hollywood, Florida

Updated 16 months ago

dui 3 months from graduation - 4 Replies

I made a terrible mistake and am being charged with dui. I am 2 months away from graduating and taking the arrt exam. However, because of my lapse in...

RobinGB in Andover, Massachusetts

Updated 16 months ago

Radiologic Technologist Oasis in San Diego? - 5 Replies

I'm interested in going through the San Diego Mesa Community College Radiologic Technologist 2 year program, but after reading one thread after...

lgeer360 in philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Failing out of school

Hi all, I recently failed out of the medical imaging program at my school by just a few points. I immediately reapplied and was denied readmission...

woj88 in Lynbrook, New York

Updated 17 months ago

rad tech program interview!!! - 2 Replies

hey guys! i have the program interview in about 2 weeks at Nassau community college.. hell yeah i am nervous! my question is what kind of question...

Confused student in Costa Mesa, California

Debating of going into MRI program?

I'm currently a dental assistant working on my RDA license. But I'm looking for a change of careers, and was looking into a MRI technician program...

Curious Joe in San Diego, California

Radiologic Technologist Oasis in San Diego?

I'm interested in going through the San Diego Mesa Community College Radiologic Technologist 2 year program, but after reading one thread after...

SMsRC in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Updated 19 months ago

How to get into the RT program? - 3 Replies

After reading a ton of forum posts, I see there are a lot of comments regarding RT work itself and the job market. I'm not looking for any further...

DRONES in Omaha, Nebraska

Updated 21 months ago

help!! - 417 Replies

I am in a rad tech program. I really don't think that this is the profesion that I want to go into since I found out that you don't just position...

xraybonz in Sacramento, California

Updated 21 months ago

no jobs for rad techs - 852 Replies

i have been looking for a job for several months now it seems noone wants a fresh rad tech right out of college

xraybonz in Sacramento, California

Updated 21 months ago

Thinking about vocational school for X ray tech. IS IT WORTH IT?! - 2 Replies

PLEASE ANYONE THAT CAN HELP! I am 27 years old. Currently unemployed and very much wanting to go back to school. I have been considering entering a...

anonymous in Fair Lawn, New Jersey

Updated 21 months ago

Radiologic Technologist Interview - 1 Reply

I'm currently a student at Texas A&M and I am required to do a career research project for a class. I've chosen to do a Radiologic Technologist and I...

TCCC in Los Angeles, California

Updated 22 months ago

Interview with Kaiser Rad-Tech Program 5/4! help needed - 14 Replies

I have an interview with the Kaiser School for their Rad-Tech program next week. I have been trying to get as much online information to be prepared....

Venns in Chico, California

Techs looking for work in Northern CA

For those in Northern CA or looking to relocate, you may want to check out North State Radiology in Chico. Brand new Breast Care Center in the works...

ckmailtoday in Reseda, California

Updated 23 months ago

RT program at CSUN - 3 Replies

Hello! I've recently put an application for the RT program at Cal State Northridge, and i have my interview coming up. I was wondering if anyone knew...

xboxer in Cactus, Arizona

Updated 24 months ago

Debating between R.N or Radiologic Technology - 3 Replies

The reason I am asking is because I have read so many threads saying that radiology is bad field to go into because it doesn't offer a lot of jobs...

Serenity in Houston, Texas

Updated 24 months ago

Radiologist Tech in Houston, TX - 1 Reply

So I'm reading around, because I'm trying to get in the Radiology program at Lonestar College, I'm just waiting for the results to see IF I get in. I...

malanag in Columbia, South Carolina

radiation therapist

I am a senior at USC in Columbia, SC and will be graduating in May 2015 with a bachelor of science degree in exercise science. I am interested in...

RTguy in Tustin, California

Updated 27 months ago

Thinking about RT instead of OTA. Insight please! - 3 Replies

Thinking about RT instead of OTA. The reason why is because I have fibromyalgia and I need something less physically demanding. Can anyone give me...

A-W14 in Newport News, Virginia

Radiology Technologist CE credits

Help!!!!!! What is the most inexpensive and quickest way to get 24 CE credits. I forgot about them and they are due by the end of next month.

Christian Breaux in Florida, Florida

Updated 27 months ago

What school should i look into for a degree in radiology? - 3 Replies

Thanks in advance for whatever help I receive! What school should i look into to get my degree? Seminole State College has a Pre-major,...

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