Program Goals and Student Learning Outcomes

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The program is committed to attainment of the following goals:

 Goal 1.  Students will demonstrate clinical competence.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Properly position patient
  • Practice radiation safety/protection
  • Demonstrate selection of proper technical factors


Goal 2.  Students will demonstrate effective communication skills (oral and written). 

Learning Outcomes:

  • Communicate effectively with patients (orally and written)
  • Communicate effectively with radiologists, radiographers, peer and communities of interest


Goal 3.  Students will develop critical thinking skills.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Adapt standard procedures for non-routine patients
  • Demonstrate critical analysis of a radiograph


Goal 4.  Student will model professionalism and understand the importance of professional work ethic and life long learning.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate professional work ethic
  • Understand the value of life long learning


Goal 5.  The program will provide qualified radiographers to meet the needs of the health care community

Learning Outcomes:

  • Students will successfully complete the radiology program
  • Graduates will pass the ARRT credentialing exam on the first attempt within 1 year
  • Graduates will be employed 12 months following graduation
  • Graduates will indicate they are satisfied with the program
  • Employers will indicate satisfaction with graduates hired