Radiology Technician Program at Trident Technical College

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Radiology Technician Program

Students seeking a certificate or degree in the radiology technician program at Trident Technical 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 South Carolina colleges that offer radiology technician program.

The Radiology Technician program at Trident Technical College is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology since 1973.

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Students Enrolled in the Radiology Technician Program

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

Students by Gender (2015)

 Graduates
Male7
Female15

Students by Race (2015)

 Graduates
Black2
Hispanic1
White19

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 Trident Technical 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

Salary & Wages

  • Charleston-North Charleston, SC
    • Total Employment: 660
    • Average Hourly Rate: $26.23
    • Average Annual Salary: $54570

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 South Carolina

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,...)

Technical College of the Lowcountry

Beaufort, SC
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 10 students completed this program

Programs

  • Medical Radiologic Technology (C,A)
  • Surgical Technologist (C,A)

Orangeburg Calhoun Technical College

Orangeburg, SC
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 10 students completed this program

Programs

  • Emergency Medical Technology (C,A)
  • Medical Radiologic Technology (C,A)
  • Respiratory Therapy (C,A)
  • Radiation Protection, Health Physics Technician (C,A)

Horry - Georgetown Technical College

Conway, SC
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 24 students completed this program

Programs

  • Emergency Medical Technology (C,A)
  • Nuclear Medicine (C,A)
  • Medical Radiologic Technology (C,A)
  • Surgical Technologist (C,A)

Florence - Darlington Technical College

Florence, SC
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 17 students completed this program

Programs

  • Medical Radiologic Technology (A)
  • Respiratory Therapy (A)
  • Surgical Technologist (A)

Midlands Technical College

West Columbia, SC
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 18 students completed this program

Programs

  • Emergency Medical Technology (C,A)
  • Nuclear Medicine (C,A)
  • Medical Radiologic Technology (C,A)
  • Respiratory Therapy (C,A)

Aiken Technical College

Graniteville, SC
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 13 students completed this program

Programs

  • Medical Radiologic Technology (A)
  • Surgical Technologist (A)
  • Radiation Protection, Health Physics Technician (A)

Piedmont Technical College

Greenwood, SC
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 16 students completed this program

Programs

  • Cardiovascular Technology (A)
  • Emergency Medical Technology (A)
  • Medical Radiologic Technology (A)
  • Respiratory Therapy (A)

York Technical College

Rock Hill, SC
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 14 students completed this program

Programs

  • Medical Radiologic Technology (A)
  • Surgical Technologist (A)

Spartanburg Community College

Spartanburg, SC
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 15 students completed this program

Programs

  • Emergency Medical Technology (A)
  • Medical Radiologic Technology (A)
  • Respiratory Therapy (A)
  • Surgical Technologist (A)

Greenville Technical College

Greenville, SC
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 60 students completed this program

Programs

  • Emergency Medical Technology (C,A)
  • Medical Radiologic Technology (C,A)
  • Respiratory Therapy (C,A)
  • Surgical Technologist (C,A)

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