Radiography - AAS (2105)

Division: Nursing and Health Sciences Division

Radiography program (2105) is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JCERT),

General Education Requirements (23 Credits)
Written & Oral Communication (6)
ENG 101College Composition I3
ENG 102College Composition II3
Quantitative/Scientific Knowledge, Skills & Reasoning (8)
Select one of the following:4
MTH 100, MTH 101, MTH 103, MTH 113, MTH 119, MTH 120, MTH 121, MTH 122, MTH 127
BIO 121Anatomy & Physiology I 14
Society & Human Behavior (6)
PSY 101General Psychology I3
SOC 101Introduction to Sociology3
Historical Perspective (3)
Select any History (HST) course3
Major Requirements (47 Credits)
BIO 122Anatomy and Physiology II 14
HSC 109Medical Terminology3
RTC 100Radiologic Technology I2
RTC 101Radiologic Positioning Prin I4
RTC 103Patient Care and Ethics2
RTC 104Radiation Protection2
RTC 105Radiologic Technology II2
RTC 106Radiologic Positioning Prin II4
RTC 107Contrast Media2
RTC 108Clinical Radiogrphy I1
RTC 109Radiologic Pos Principles III2
RTC 110Radiologic ADV Posit Prin IV1
RTC 111Clinical Radiography II1
RTC 112Clinical Radiography III1
RTC 200Medical Surgical Disease2
RTC 201Radiation Biology2
RTC 202Clinical Radiography IV1
RTC 203Special Procedures3
RTC 204Pediatric/GeriatricRadiography1
RTC 205Clinical Radiography V2
RTC 206Clinical Radiography VI2
RTC 207Clinical Radiography VII1
RTC 210Radiography Seminar2
Total Credits70

BIO 121 Anatomy & Physiology I and BIO 122 Anatomy and Physiology II must be completed at the same institution within 5 years of application to the Radiography program at Essex.

  • Minimum passing grade in BIO, HSC, MTH and RTC courses is a “C”.


  1. For an explanation of why General Education courses are included in this Program, please refer to the Section on General Education for an explanation of its Purpose and Requirements. 
  2. This plan assumes the student is eligible to enroll in College Level Courses (designated as 100 +, e.g., ENG 101 College Composition I, HST 101 World Civilization I, MTH 100 Intro. to College Mathematics).  Placement results will determine College Level Readiness in English and Mathematics.