Program Hours for Full-Time Student Taking Full Curriculum

Students who are accepted into the Radiography program without having prior college courses will take the following full curriculum. Students with some college who may still need general courses in addition to their program courses for graduation will be advised by the Program Director and will follow an outline similar to that listed below. 

First Semester

Clinical total hours per week: 16 (includes lunch)
Didactic hours per week:

Bio 141 Human Anatomy & Physiology I:  three 50-minute classes, one 2 1/2-hour lab per week
RAD 105 Intro to Radiology, Protection, & Patient Care: two 50-minute classes per week
RAD 121 Radiographic Procedures I:  three 50-minute classes, one 2 1/2-hour lab per week
SDV 100 Orientation (usually only 1 weekend)
Total hours: 27.6 hours per week

Second Semester

Clinical total hours per week: 16 (includes lunch)
Didactic hours per week:

HLT 143 Intro to Medical Terminology: three 50-minute classes per week
RAD 111 Radiologic Science I:  three 50-minute classes, one 2 1/2-hour lab per week
RAD 221 Radiographic Procedures II:  three 50-minute classes, one 2 1/2-hour lab per week
MTH 120 Introduction to Mathematics: three 50- minute classes per week
Total hours: 31 hours per week

Third Semester

Clinical total hours per week: 32 (includes lunch)
Didactic hours per week:

RAD 205 Radiation Protection and Radiobiology: two 2-hour classes per week
Total hours: 36 per week

Fourth Semester

Clinical total hours per week: 24 (includes lunch)
Didactic hours per week:

ENG 111 College Composition I: two 90-minute classes per week
RAD 112 Radiologic Science II: two 90-minute classes, one 2 ½ hour lab per week
Humanities elective: two 90-minute classes per week
Total hours: 35.5 per week

Fifth Semester

Clinical total hours per week: 24 (includes lunch)
Class hours per week:

Social Science Electives:   two 90-minute classes per week
RAD 240 Radiographic Pathology:   two 90-minute classes per week
RAD 255 Radiographic Equipment: two 90-minute classes per week
Total hours: 33 per week

Sixth Semester

Clinical total hours per week: 24 (includes lunch)
Class hours per week:

RAD 215 Correlated Radiographic Theory: two 1 hour and 20 minute classes per week
Total hours: 26.6 per week