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Updated 7 days ago

Is it worth it? - 1 Reply

Of course its worth it! Take a read here -


Updated 21 days ago


Jobs seem to be hard to come by, but that's not the case everywhere. I live in the SF Bay Area, where jobs seem plentiful. I graduated with my ARRT...


Updated 1 month ago

Do you like your job as a radiologic technologist? - 20 Replies

[QUOTE who="Dontbelieveit in Crazyhorse, Indiana"]It's a saturated field, that's why you get treated like that. They can work people hard, and there...


Updated 1 month ago

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

Part 2 With all that being said, I believe the most important thing is doing well at your clinical locations. Be the stand out student and try to...


Updated 1 month ago

A Story and a Warning - 35 Replies

[QUOTE who="CT/x-ray tech in Chicago, Illinois"]Do you have this list so I can go contact all of them. I thought I had many agents at just 5,...


Updated 2 months ago

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

[QUOTE who="CINDERELLA in Rossville, Georgia"]I am an instructor /lecturer and clinic coordinator at a Rad Tech School, and we are very honest about...

Rad Waste of Time

Updated 2 months ago

Jobs you can do with rad. tech degree? - 194 Replies

[QUOTE who="D St pete in Saint Petersburg, Florida"] I am stuck in a hospital that has little movement in my dept.I've tried sought out other...


Night/weekend courses for ultrasound tech?

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

Paula from Calif

Updated 3 months ago


I recently got suspended from a clinical based Radiology program and now got accepted to a program closer to my home that starts in August of 2016....


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 4 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 4 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...

jolanta-g@*****.*** in Mississauga, Ontario

Updated 5 months ago

Canadian Radiography Student - 73 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...

DRONES in Omaha, Nebraska

Updated 5 months ago

Is there a refresher course for rad tech? - 2 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. ...

DRONES in Omaha, Nebraska

Updated 5 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 5 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 6 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 10 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 10 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 11 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 13 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 13 months ago

Radiology Technologist or Respiratory Care??? - 12 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...

DRONES in Omaha, Nebraska

Updated 15 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 15 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 15 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 16 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 16 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 17 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 18 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 18 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 21 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 21 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,...

Nick925 in Nyack, New York

Updated 22 months ago

What hours do you work? - 5 Replies

I was wondering what hours does a radiologic technologist normally work? Also is it primarily days or nights and weekends? Thanks in advance

Ruby Slippers in Las Vegas, Nevada

Updated 23 months ago

California Job Market for Rad Techs - 5 Replies

I'm pursuing my education to be a Rad Tech and would really be interested in hearing from Californian's about the current job market. I've tried...

Logan in Westminster, California

Job market In Southern California

I am seriously pursuing a career as a rad tech, but hear nothing but horror stories on these forums!(i.e-hard to get foot in the door,lack of...

WDrake in Smithville, Tennessee

Updated 26 months ago

Radiology Technician vs. Technologist? - 16 Replies

I see these terms interchanged all the time, but technician seem like it should be a step down from technologist. Correct? Like LPN is the level...

J in Flushing, New York

Updated 26 months ago

Career change - 1 Reply

Hello, I'd like to get some advice from people in the radiology field with regards to the best approach to become a Radiology Technician. I...

DRONES in Omaha, Nebraska

Updated 27 months ago

Radiologic Technologist - 4 Replies

Hi all, i want some real input on this field. i just got accepted and staring school this Summer 2014 and would like to hear from actual Techs...

reformist in Tampa, Florida

Updated 27 months ago

Are there jobs for Radiology Technologist is Tampa Bay? - 53 Replies

Please let me know. Thank you!

Mike in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Updated 27 months ago

MRI vs CT job opportunities - 2 Replies

Hello. I have a RT(R) license and have an opportunity to attend a school that offers both MRI and CT. However, the class times overlap, so I can...

DRONES in Omaha, Nebraska

Updated 28 months ago

No jobs for ARRT CERTIFIED - 157 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....

clhohl3 in Buffalo, New York

radiologic technologist in WNY

I am thinking of switching careers and looking into radiology tech programs in Western New York. Is anyone working in the area and have any insight...

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