Radiologic Technology

Program Curriculum

The sample course sequence below illustrates class offerings for the Radiologic Technology and MRI major. Consult the official Xavier University course catalog for detailed registration and advising information.

Xavier is known for providing an education that’s both challenging and personal. Here are some courses that are part of the Radiologic Technology and MRI major at Xavier:

* indicates clinical days (M-F) in the morning at hospital sites
** indicates clinical days (T/TH) at hospital sites
*** indicates clinical days (M-F) at hospital sites
**** indicates clinical days (M/W/F) at hospital sites

Pre-Fall

  • RADT 150: Medical Terminology
  • RADT 152: Patient Care in Radiography
  • RADT 161: Radiographic Practicum *

Fall

  • RADT 154: Ethics and Law for Radiographers
  • RADT 170: Principles of Radiographic Exposure I
  • BIOL 140: Anatomy and Physiology I
  • BIOL 141: Anatomy and Physiology I Lab
  • MATH (must be higher than Math 105)
  • PSYC 101: General Psychology or SOCI 101: Intro to Sociology
  • RADT 161: Radiographic Practicum I **
  • RADT 160: Radiographic Procedures I **

Spring

  • RADT 172: Principles of Radiographic Exposure II
  • RADT 180: Radiation Protection and Biology
  • BIOL 142: Anatomy and Physiology II
  • BIOL 143: Anatomy and Physiology II Lab
  • ENGL 101: English Composition
  • PSYC 101: General Psychology or SOCI 101: Intro to Sociology (if needed)
  • RADT 160: Radiographic Procedures II **
  • RADT 161: Radiographic Practicum II **

Summer

  • COMM 101: Oral Communications
  • THEO 111: Theology Foundations
  • RADT 165: Radiographic Practicum III ***

Fall

  • RADT 270: Principles of Radiographic Exposure III
  • RADT 250: General Radiography
  • RADT 260: Special Procedures
  • RADT 272: Intro to Computer Tomography
  • RADT 200: Digital Imaging
  • History Core
  • RADIT 261: Radiography Practicum IV ****

Spring

  • RADT 262: Pharmacology and Drug Admin
  • RADT 292: Imaging Equipment and Processing
  • RADT 294: Radiographic Sec. Anatomy
  • RADT 280: Pathology
  • RADT 325: Radiographic Capstone
  • PHIL 100: Ethics as Intro to Philosophy
  • RADT 263: Radiographic Practicum V ****