Radiologist Assistant (RA)

The School of Radiologic Sciences is excited to welcome back and offer the Radiologist Assistant (RA) program in the Master of Science in Radiologic Sciences, starting Fall 2019.

The RA program offers technologists opportunities to complete specialized education as a mid-level practitioner, which qualifies them to perform procedures and suggest diagnoses as a physician extender caring for patients receiving radiologic services. 

Admission to the Radiologist Assistant (RA) program requires: 

  • Graduate of an accredited baccalaureate academic program in health science (includes, but not limited to, cardiovascular technology, ultrasound, radiologic technology, respiratory therapy, or nursing)
  • ARRT certification to work as a Radiologic Technologist (RT)  

Please note: Prospective students are responsibile to identify a preceptor who will work with them during the program. A signed agreement form by the clinical-practice site and preceptor (radiologist/physician) will need to be submitted with the online application.

The Preceptor's Role in RA Education (ASRT)

Radiologist Assistant Didactic and Clinical Portfolio Requirements (ARRT)

Radiologist Assistant Examination Content and Specifications (ARRT)

Radiologist Assistant Entry-Level Clinical Activities (ARRT)

State-Specific RA Regulations (ASRT)

Upon completion of the program, students will be eligible to take the national certification exam to be certified and registered as an RA through the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).
 

How to Apply     Course Requirements

 

 

Contact Us

Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. MT

Phone
801.626.8538

Fax
801.626.7966

Email
msrs@weber.edu

Location
Weber State University
Marriott Health Sciences Building
Room 363
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Mailing Address
Master of Science in Radiologic Sciences
Weber State University
3891 Stadium Way Dept 3925
Ogden, UT 84408-3925