BEST Online Radiologic Technology Schools / Colleges / Degree Programs

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Radiologic Technology Online Radiologic Technology is the use of imaging that helps to diagnose and treat illnesses. Online courses offer associate degrees and certificates, as well as more advanced degrees such as a bachelors or masters. Radiologic Technology is used in computed tomography (CT), ultrasound, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), nuclear medicine, and in fluoroscopy. With a degree from an online school or college that has been approved by The American Medical Association you can ensure that you will receive a great education.

A good online degree program will train you in the importance of radiology technology like computed tomography scanning, ultrasound, radio waves, x-rays, magnetic imaging and other imaging technology. Online programs can provide you with the skills needed to work in physicians' offices, hospitals, imaging centers, medical laboratories, outpatient care centers, and other health care facilities.


Sonography Online

Sonography is a diagnostic procedure that uses sound waves to create vibrant visual images of tissues, organs, and the flow of blood inside the body. Online coursework for a degree in Sonography may include patient care, medical technologies, Sonographic imaging, medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, and scanning techniques. With an online degree in Sonography you will be able to assist doctors with the diagnosis and treatment of their patients. Certificates, bachelor's degrees, associate degrees, and more are obtainable in Sonography, and some schools and colleges may require that you pass the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers examination.

Ultrasound Online

Ultrasonography or ultrasound is the division of diagnostic health care imaging used to diagnose a person's medical condition. Students may decide to specialize in a specific area such as gynecologic, abdominal, or ophthalmic ultrasound. Coursework can include obstetric and gynecology ultrasound, abdominal ultrasound, physics and instrumentation, vascular ultrasound, medical terminology, anatomy, and more. Ultrasound technicians can choose to obtain a certificate, diploma, associates, or bachelor's degree depending on the depth of their career choice. With a degree in ultrasound technology you will be able to select images for review, operate ultrasound equipment, adjust and maintain equipment, and keep patient records.

X-Ray Technician Online

X-ray technicians take internal skeletal pictures of the human body to use in the diagnosis of medical problems. Online classes may include anatomy, radiological equipment fundamentals, patient care, medical ethics, medical equipment safety, and more. Online schools and colleges that teach X-Ray technology offer a range of programs that will teach you patient care, physiology, medical terminology, pathology, and the proper use of radiology equipment. With an online degree you will be able to find employment in a medical or dental clinic, private physicians or chiropractor's office, hospital, or other medical agency. The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (AART) provides certification that can be obtained after completion of schooling that will be respected by future employers.


If you want to ensure the best possible online education then you should apply only with fully accredited schools and colleges. There are a number of agencies that can provide online programs with accreditation, such as The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology.


Choose a program of interest from the above menu to obtain information on the Radiologic technology school or college of your choice. Contact several schools to request more information regarding a career in this exciting field.

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