Mission & Program Goals

Mission Statement

The mission of the Radiologic Technology program, in conjunction with Washington Health System, is to provide an academic and clinical education program in radiologic technology.  This will enable students to become entry level radiologic technologists who will apply their knowledge and skills in a team approach to the delivery of great patient care.


Program goals

The goals of the School of Radiologic Technology are to develop competent entry-level radiographers able to function within the healthcare community.


Goal 1 - Students will be clinically competent.
Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Students will demonstrate clinical proficiency.
  • Student will select appropriate technical factors.

Goal 2 - Students will communicate effectively.

Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Students will use effective oral communication skills.
  • Students will use effective written communication skills.

Goal 3 - Students will use critical thinking and problem solving skills.

Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Students will assess methods of radiation protection.
  • Students will perform image analysis.

Goal 4 - Students will evaluate the importance of professionalism.

Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Students will determine the importance of continued professional development.

Goal 5 - The program will graduate entry-level technologists.

Student Learning Outcomes:

  • Students will pass the ARRT national certification on the 1st attempt within 6 months post-graduation. Of those pursuing employment, students will be gainfully employed within 12 months post- graduation. Students will complete the program within 24 months. Students will be satisfied with their education. Employers will be satisfied with the graduate’s performance.