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Radiology Technician Program at Northern Essex Community College (NECC)
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Radiology Technician Program at Northern Essex Community College (NECC)

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Radiology Technician Program

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the state isMassachusetts

Students seeking a certificate or degree in the radiology technician program at Northern Essex Community 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 Massachusetts colleges that offer radiology technician program.

The Radiology Technician program at NECC is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology since 1970.

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Students Enrolled in the Radiology Technician Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. NECC offers an associate's degree program in radiology technician.

Students by Gender (2015)

 Graduates
Male2
Female13

Students by Race (2015)

 Graduates
Hispanic1
White14

Source: IPEDS Survey 2012-2015: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

Career Options for Graduates

Students who have completed the Radiology Technician program at Northern Essex Community College, have entered into some of these more popular career paths listed below:

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary

Description

Teach courses in health specialties, in fields such as dentistry, laboratory technology, medicine, pharmacy, public health, therapy, and veterinary medicine.

Radiation Therapists

Description

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 & Projections ()

According to the BLS, radiation therapists employment is expected to grow at a rate of 14.0% from 2014 to 2024

Radiologic Technologists

Description

Take x rays and CAT scans or administer nonradioactive materials into patient's blood stream for diagnostic purposes. Includes technologists who specialize in other scanning modalities.

Career Outlook & Projections ()

According to the BLS, radiologic technologists employment is expected to grow at a rate of 8.7% from 2014 to 2024

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 Massachusetts

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 = Doctorate Degree (PhD,MD,...)

Middlesex Community College

Bedford, MA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 19 students completed this program

Programs

  • Medical Radiologic Technology (A)
  • Ultrasound Technician (A)

Bunker Hill Community College

Boston, MA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 49 students completed this program

Programs

  • Cardiovascular Technology (C,A)
  • Medical Radiologic Technology (C,A)
  • Surgical Technologist (C,A)
  • Ultrasound Technician (C,A)

Suffolk University

Boston, MA
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs

  • Perfusion Technology (C,A,B)
  • Medical Radiologic Technology (C,A,B)

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Boston, MA
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School Details

  • Type: Healthcare or Nursing School
  • 16 students completed this program

Programs

  • Nuclear Medical Technology (B)
  • Medical Radiologic Technology (B)
  • Ultrasound Technician (B)
  • Radiologic Technology (B)

Roxbury Community College

Roxbury Crossing, MA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 8 students completed this program

Programs

  • Medical Radiologic Technology (A)

Regis College

Weston, MA
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College
  • 10 students completed this program

Programs

  • Medical Radiologic Technology (B)
  • Radiologic Technology (B)

Laboure College

Milton, MA
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School Details

  • Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs

  • Electroneurodiagnostic, Electroencephalographic Technology (A)
  • Medical Radiologic Technology (A)

Massasoit Community College

Brockton, MA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 24 students completed this program

Programs

  • Medical Radiologic Technology (A)
  • Respiratory Therapy (A)
  • Ultrasound Technician (A)
  • Radiologic Technology (A)

Holyoke Community College

Holyoke, MA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 13 students completed this program

Programs

  • Medical Radiologic Technology (A)

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