Wayne State University

Curriculum

Bachelor of Science in Radiologic Technology professional curriculum

The Bachelor of Science in Radiologic Technology program requires a minimum of 60 credits of pre-professional coursework and a 24-month, 70-credit professional program.

The course of study is as follows:

Spring/Summer Semester—Professional Year 1

Course Number Course Name Credits
RDT 3100 Introduction to Radiologic Technology 2
RDT 3200 Radiation Biology 3
RDT 3400 Clinical Education I 6
Semester Total Credits 11

Fall Semester—Professional Year 1 

Course Number Course Name Credits
RDT 3090 Medical Terminology 1
RDT 3300 Radiographic Procedures I 3
RDT 3600 Clinical Education II 6
PT 6500 Pharmacology for Health Sciences 2
Semester Total Credits 12

Winter Semester—Professional Year 1 

Course Number Course Name Credits
RDT 3500 Patient Care 3
RDT 3700 Radiographic Procedures II 3
RDT 3900 Clinical Education III 6
Semester Total Credits 12

Spring/Summer Semester—Professional Year 2

Course Number Course Name Credits
RDT 3800 Cross Sectional Anatomy 3
RDT 4300 Clinical Education IV 6
Semester Total Credits 9

Fall Semester—Professional Year 2

Course Number Course Name Credits
RDT 4100 Radiographic Quality/Exposure 3
RDT 4200 Radiation Physics and Circuitry 3
RDT 4500 Clinical Education V 6
RDT 4800 Independent Study 1
Semester Total Credits 13

Winter Semester—Professional Year 2

Course Number Course Name Credits
RDT 4400 Radiographic Pathology 3
RDT 4600 Radiology Seminar  1
RDT 4700 Clinical Education VI 6
RDT 4900 Jurisprudence for Radiographers 3
Semester Total Credits 13

Professional Program Total Credits: 70

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