Computed Tomography Program (CT Scan) Advanced Level Certificate Program
Coordinator: Terry Konn, PhD, RT, CHE
The Advanced Level Computed Tomography Program is a post-graduate advanced level specialty education program that results in a Technical Certificate. The program is one semester in length (15 weeks) consisting of 49 lecture hours and 96 hours of clinical application. Classes are held one night per week and clinical practicums are assigned. Designed to prepare qualified individuals to operate computed tomography equipment safely and competently to produce diagnostic CT images.
Areas Of Study: Patient care, professional development, patient positioning and procedure protocols, cross-sectional anatomy, pathology, digital imaging, CT instrumentation, and image processing and retrieval, and quality assurance.
Prerequisites (Instructions to access prerequisite forms will be emailed to you upon registration):
- Current NJ Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist License
- Registered Radiologic Technologist (ARRT). Must show license and registration at first class. In order to sit for the certification exam, you must be registered for one year
- Copy of malpractice insurance face sheet
- Healthcare Provider CPR
- Physical exam, documentation of immunizations, 2-step PPD, hepatitis B series, and Flu vaccine
- Clear criminal background check
Note: Textbooks required. Clinical assignments are individually scheduled at area hospitals. Approved for CEUs by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT).
Wed, Jan 24-May 3, 5-8:30 pm (no class Mar 14)
Fee and Code: $2105 (includes radiation badge), XMEDR 001
No online registration available.
This refresher course is designed for current Brookdale students and recent Diagnostic Medical Sonography graduates. The course will offer students and graduates an additional opportunity to enhance and build on their clinical skills.
If you are preparing for a job interview, feel you need extra practice, or want to build your skill set, this course is designed with you in mind. You will utilize the Sonography lab and work at your own pace. For questions and additional information email Kim Poss at KimberlyPoss@comcast.net
Non-Brookdale students: Documentation of ultrasound program completion required prior to
Sec 1: Mon, Jan 8-Feb 26, 5-8 pm
Sec 2: Mon, Mar 5-Apr 30, 5-8 pm (no class Mar 29)
Fee and Code: $285, XMEDR 010