Radiology Technician Program at Jones County Junior College (JCJC)
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Radiology Technician Program
Students seeking a certificate or degree in the radiology technician program at Jones County Junior College will focus on radiation treatment for patients of varying backgrounds, learning to administer prescribed courses of radiation treatments and managing patient care for radiation therapy patients. Students who gain a radiology technician degree or certification study courses in radiation biology, radiation oncology procedures and techniques, radiation dosimetry, and go on to employ this knowledge to help patients in need of radiation treatment. Get more details below including other Mississippi colleges that offer radiology technician program.
The Radiology Technician program at JCJC is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology since 1993.
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Career Options for GraduatesUpon completion of the Radiology Technician program at Jones County Junior College, most students have pursued careers in the following fields:
Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in health specialties, in fields such as dentistry, laboratory technology, medicine, pharmacy, public health, therapy, and veterinary medicine.
Provide radiation therapy to patients as prescribed by a radiologist according to established practices and standards. Duties may include reviewing prescription and diagnosis; acting as liaison with physician and supportive care personnel; preparing equipment, such as immobilization, treatment, and protection devices; and maintaining records, reports, and files. May assist in dosimetry procedures and tumor localization.
- Career Outlook & Projects ():
According to the BLS, radiation therapists employment is expected to grow at a rate of 20.3% from 2010 to 2020
Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).
Other schools offering Radiology Technician Programs in Mississippi
Radiology Technician programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.
C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctor Degree (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)
|Copiah - Lincoln Community College|
14 students completed this program
|University of Mississippi Medical Center|
21 students completed this program
|Mississippi Delta Community College|
16 students completed this program
|Northwest Mississippi Community College|
7 students completed this program