Institutional Closing

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Opportunities are many and varied. Graduates are needed to fill the demands of many hospitals and clinics providing patient services around the clock.

With experience, the career of a radiographer can advance in various directions

  • Advanced Technology
  • Supervision/Management
  • Education/Research

Other Modalities of Radiologic Technology

  • Computed Tomography (CT)
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Mammography
  • Bone Densitometry
  • Radiation Therapy Technology
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Nuclear Medicine Technology
  • Quality Assurance
  • PACS Administrator

In a variety of settings

  • Hospital
  • Clinic
  • Private Office
  • College/University
  • Industrial Laboratory
  • Experimental Laboratory
  • Commercial Sales

Salaries for the entry-level radiographer are competitive with other health professionals with similar educational backgrounds.

A unique partnership exists between Eastern Kentucky University and Bluegrass Community and Technical College. In 2001, BCTC and EKU began a process of establishing opportunities for graduates of BCTC to continue their education at EKU. Opportunities for BCTC graduates to earn a BS degree in either Health Education or Health Services Administration.

Opportunities also exist between Morehead State University and KCTCS. Morehead offers BS degree with a focus in advance technology.

The University of Kentucky offers a baccalaureate degree in Clinical Leadership and Management for experienced health care professionals to gain education and skills in management.

Visit the Transfer Center webpage for more information.