Academics

Curriculum – Radiologic Technology

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First Year - First Term
Clinical I (MMC-NI)*
Introduction to Radiologic Technology and Patient
Care (MMC-NI)*
Radiation Protection (MMC-NI)*
Radiographic Anatomy and Positioning I (MMC-NI)*
Radiographic Anatomy and Positioning I Lab (MMC-NI)*
Radiographic Image Critique I (MMC-NI)*
ENG-102 Composition and Speech I (NIACC) 4 s.h.
HSC-120 Medical Terminology (NIACC) 3 s.h.
Second Term
Clinical II (MMC-NI)*
Radiation Protection and Biology (MMC-NI)*
Radiographic Anatomy and Positioning IIA (MMC-NI)*
Radiographic Anatomy and Positioning IIA Lab (MMC-NI)*
Radiographic Exposure (MMC-NI)*
Radiographic Image Critique II (MMC-NI)*
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts (NIACC) 3 s.h.
OR MAT-121, College Algebra (4 s.h.)
OR MAT-156, Introduction to Statistics (3 s.h.)
Third Term
Clinical III (MMC-NI)*
Medical Ethics and Legal Concerns (MMC-NI)*
Radiographic Anatomy and Positioning IIB (MMC-NI)*
Radiographic Anatomy and Positioning IIB Lab (MMC-NI)*
Radiographic Physics (MMC-NI)*
Social Science/Natural Science/Humanities Elective(s) (NIACC) 3-6 s.h.
May choose from the following but must total at least 9 s.h.
prior to the start of the Sixth Term or with the approval of
MMC-NI Radiologic Technology faculty:
BIO-102, Introductory Biology (3 s.h.)
BIO-206, Anatomy and Physiology I (4 s.h.)
CHM-122 Introduction to General Chemistry (4 s.h.)
PHI-105, Introduction to Ethics (3 s.h.)
PHY-106 Survey of Physics (4 s.h.)
PSY-111, Introduction to Psychology (3 s.h.)
PSY-121, Developmental Psychology (3 s.h.)
SOC-110, Introduction to Sociology (3 s.h.)
Second Year - Fourth Term
Clinical IV (MMC-NI)*
Imaging Equipment and Quality Management (MMC-NI)*
Radiographic Image Processing (MMC-NI)*
Radiographic Anatomy and Positioning III (MMC-NI)*
Radiographic Anatomy and Positioning III Lab (MMC-NI)*
Social Science/Natural Science/Humanities Elective(s) (NIACC) 3-6 s.h.
May choose from the following but must total at least 9 s.h.
prior to the start of the Sixth Term or with the approval of
MMC-NI Radiologic Technology faculty:
BIO-102, Introductory Biology (3 s.h.)
BIO-206, Anatomy and Physiology I (4 s.h.)
CHM-122 Introduction to General Chemistry (4 s.h.)
PHI-105, Introduction to Ethics (3 s.h.)
PHY-106 Survey of Physics (4 s.h.)
PSY-111, Introduction to Psychology (3 s.h.)
PSY-121, Developmental Psychology (3 s.h.)
SOC-110, Introduction to Sociology (3 s.h.)
Fifth Term
RAD-574 Clinical V (MMC-NI) 8 s.h.
RAD-744 Radiographic Pathology (MMC-NI) 2 s.h.
RAD-764 Pharmacology for Radiographers (MMC-NI) 1 s.h.
RAD-765 Radiographic Anatomy and Positioning IV (MMC-NI) 2 s.h.
RAD-900 Registry Review (MMC-NI) 3 s.h.
16 s.h.
Sixth Term
RAD-576 Clinical VI (MMC-NI) 5 s.h.
5 s.h.
Total Program Hours 80 s.h.

* After completion of these courses, 40 credit hours will be transferred from Mercy Medical
Center – North Iowa School of Radiologic Technology to NIACC towards completion of the
A.A.S. Degree in Radiologic Technology.

All 19 s.h. of credit from NIACC must be completed prior to the start of the Sixth Term or student must have permission from MMC-NI Radiologic Technologist Instructors prior to the start of the Sixth Term.

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