Curriculum Guide

Moorpark College Associate Degree in Radiologic Technology 

This 24 month Radiography Program prepares the graduate to perform all diagnostic procedures in an X-ray department, as well as other health care settings.  All required courses in the Radiography major must be completed with a grade of "C" or better. All General Education courses must be completed in order to sit for the licensure exam. The application period for this program is February 1 to March 15 yearly. Applications must be submitted to the Health Science Department in one sealed envelope with all official sealed college transcripts including Moorpark, Ventura and Oxnard.  


Admission Requirements

STEP 1:

Prerequisites Courses for Application to the Radiologic Technology Program

Student has to have completed these courses by application time.  Contact your Health Science Counselor for a personal evaluation.

Course

Units

NS M19 Medical Terminology (college course) (formally HS M19)

3

ANPH M01 Human Anatomy and Physiology (Prerequisite: Bio M01 or M02A)

or

ANAT M01 (Prerequisite: Math M03 or equivalent or Algebra II from high school and ENG M02)

and

PHSO M01 (Prerequisite: 1 year of high school Chemistry or Chem M11 or M12 and ANAT M01 (or concurrent enrollment) and Math M03 or Algebra II from high school and ENG M02)

6

or

8

*MATH M03 Intermediate Algebra or higher (Math M03B or Math M04B accepted)

5

English M01A English Composition

4

**NS M17 Health Care Ethics (formally HS M17)

3

***NS M09 Basic Skills for the Health Care Professional (formally HS 16R)

or

***RADT M09 Basic Skills for the Health Care Professional

0.5

or

0.5

*Math 7 required for Bachelor's degree articulation with CSUN

**NS M17 may be completed after application, but needs to be completed before start of the program.

***NS M09 or RADT M09 will be taken concurrently with the Radiologic Technology courses at the beginning of the program. 

Note: An active CPR for the Healthcare provider from the American Heart Association and completion of HS 16R must be presented before enrollment in RADT M10A.

 

STEP 2:

Required General Education Courses

These courses are necessary for the Associate Degree and must be completed prior to graduation.

Biological Science - (Recommend BIOL M01 or M02A)

3

*Physical Science - Course of choice

3

American History/Institutions - Course of choice

3

Social Science -  Course of choice (Highly Recommend - COMM M04)

3

Fine/Performing Arts - Course of choice

3

Humanities - Course of choice

3

English Composition - ENGL M01A

4

Communication/Analytical Thinking - MATH M03 or higher

3

Physical Education - Course of choice

1

*Note: for bachelor's degree articulation with CSUN, take PHYS M10A and M10B with labs.

(Highly recommend COMM M04 even if Social Science requirement is completed by taking another course)