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2021-2022 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CTC 123 - Clinical Practicum III (3 Credits)

This course prepares students to take the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) computed tomography (CT) exam. Students review ARRT exam topics, including patient care, safety, image production and image procedures related to the CT modality. Upon completion of this course and the required clinical CT exams, students are prepared to take the ARRT CT exam to become certified as a CT technologist. This is the third in a series of three clinical practicum courses during which students practice CT imaging principles and clinical skills under the direct supervision of certified CT technologists and preceptors. The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) expects students to complete 125 CT exams/procedures in specific categories as outlined in the ARRT CT requirements. This course provides students with the opportunity to complete CT imaging scans in a supervised clinical setting. Lecture Hours: 26. Clinical Hours: 104. Prerequisite(s): CTC 113 , CTC 115  and CTC 122  with grades of “C” or better or permission of the department head. Course Fee: $50. Insurance Fee: $18. Usually offered in the fall.