School of Radiologic Technology

The didactic (classroom) curriculum includes the following courses:

  • Introduction to Radiography
  • Principles of Radiographic Exposure 
  • Radiographic Film Processing
  • Evaluation of Radiographs
  • Digital Imaging
  • Imaging Equipment 
  • Radiation Physics
  • Radiation Protection
  • Radiobiology
  • Radiographic Pathology
  • Radiographic Procedures 
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Cross Sectional Anatomy/CT 
  • Medical Ethics and Law
  • Medical Terminology 
  • Methods of Patient Care 
  • Introduction to Quality Management

Clinical Rotations

Clinical rotations are divided into four semesters with competencies that follow the Radiographic Procedures curriculum.

Clinical rotations are provided in:

  • Diagnostic radiography
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Operating room
  • Emergency room and Trauma
  • Interventional radiography
  • Computerized tomography (CT scan)

Second year students also do rotations through:

  • MRI
  • Ultrasound
  • Bone density
  • PET scan

And, optional rotations through:

  • Mammography
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Radiation therapy
  • Cardiac catheterization

School of Radiologic Technology at Danbury HospitalGraduates of the School of Radiologic Technology at Danbury Hospital are eligible to take the American Registry of Radiographic Technologists examination.

Clinical rotations through areas other than radiography are not intended as clinical training in those areas.

For More Information

Danbury Hospital is no longer accepting new student applications for Radiologic Technology. For more information on accredited Radiologic Technology Programs, visit online at jrcert.org.




close