Why Choose Radiology at PPCC?
Radiology at PPCC prepares students to apply to the UC Health Memorial School of Radiology. Our staff are highly qualified in the healthcare field and have ongoing relevant experience in radiology. We prepare students to apply to radiology school. After successful completion of the program students are eligible to perform x-ray procedures in the growing field of radiology.
What will I study?
Because this degree is a collaborative program you will fulfill pre-requisite courses at PPCC, then apply to the radiology program and complete your education with Memorial Hospital to receive an Associates of Applied Science degree. At PPCC you will learn the basic foundation to apply to the radiology program including:
- human anatomy and basic biology
- develop math skills
- Learn the basics of radiography
Example Classes I Might Take
After completing this two-year accredited associate program, you will take the national certification exam and will be a registered radiologic technologist. You can pursue specialized areas such as:
- Magnetic Resonance Imaging
- Nuclear Medicine
- Interventional Radiology
- Computed Tomography
Information Night for prospective radiologic technology students
Dates for the class of 2016/2017:
- September 14, 2016
- November 9, 2016
- January 11, 2017
Time: 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Place: UCHealth-MHS Administration Center, 2420 E. Pikes Peak Ave., Colorado Springs, CO (northwest doors, Cuchara room)
Join us for an informative overview of our radiologic technology school. We will cover all information needed to apply for admission. We will also have a question and answer session at the end.
If you have questions, please call 719-365-8292. (Radiology School faculty - Chris Sater)