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Radiologic Technology: Mission & Goals


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Mission Statement

The mission of the Minnesota West Community & Technical College’s Radiologic Technology Program is to meet or exceed the JRCERT standards and prepare individuals with the necessary knowledge and skills required of an entry-level Radiologic Technologist. Through the process of continuous improvement, the program faculty and clinical affiliates will provide access to quality radiographic technologists.

Program Goals

The program will continuously evaluate program effectiveness.

  • Students who enroll in the program will complete the program.

  • Graduates will pass the ARRT radiography exam.

  • Graduates will be satisfied with the program.

  • Employers will be satisfied with graduate’s performance.

  • Graduates seeking employment will be employed.

The student will be clinically competent.

  • The student will demonstrate radiation protection practices.

  • The student will demonstrate positioning skills.

  • The student will demonstrate ability to use radiographic equipment.

  • The student will use problem solving and critical thinking skills.

  • The student will evaluate images effectively.

  • The students will analyze laboratory experiments and applications.

The students will demonstrate professional behavior.

  • The student will demonstrate basic patient care skills.

  • The student will demonstrate age‐appropriateness in regards to patient care.

  • The student will demonstrate professionalism.

The students will effectively communicate.

  • The student will communicate within the healthcare setting.

  • The student will demonstrate communication skills.