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
Other Modalities of Radiologic Technology
- Computed Tomography (CT)
- Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
- Bone Densitometry
- Radiation Therapy Technology
- Diagnostic Medical Sonography
- Nuclear Medicine Technology
- Quality Assurance
- PACS Administrator
In a variety of settings
- Private Office
- 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.