Required Curriculum

Summer Intersession

RADT 400 Orientation 2.0 units


Semester I Fall

RADT 408 Perspectives in Radiology 1.5 units

RADT 410 Radiographic Positioning 4.0 units

PHYS 405 Radiation Physics 3.0 units

RADT 418 Clinical Education I 4.0 units


Semester II Spring

RADT 415 Rad Protection & Biology 3.0 units

RADT 420 Radiographic Positioning II 4.0 units

RADT 428 Clinical Education II 5.0 units

RADT 430 Principals of Rad Exposure 3.5 units


Summer Intercession

RADT 438 Clinical Education III 2.5 units


Semester III Fall

RADT 435 Imaging Equipment & Q.C. 1.5 units

RADT 440 Advanced Imaging 4.0 units

RADT 441 Sectional Anatomy 1.5 units

RADT 448 Clinical Ed. IV 6.5 units


Semester IV Spring

RADT 442 Radiographic Pathology 1.5 units

RADT 450 Registry Review 1.5 units

RADT 458 Clinical Ed. V 7.0 units

RADT 474 Venipuncture for Contrast Media Administration 1.0 units


Summer Intercession

RADT 468 Clinical Ed. VI 5.0 units


Because of the COVID 19 Pandemic all courses and curriculum are subject to change due to clinical site availability and San Mateo Community College District Health Advisories.


SMCCD Official Academic Calendars

Academic Calendar 2020-2021

Academic Calendar 2021-2022


NOTE: Clinical Supervision

Current CPR for health providers and approved by the American Heart Association is required for clinical education assignments. Completion of general education and other graduation requirements is necessary for A.S. degree.

Completion of the program will allow you to sit for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) and State of California examination, certification, and licensure in Radiology Technology (CRT).


Radiologic Technology Student Handbook for 2019-2021

Radiologic Technology Student Handbook 2019-2021


Articulation Agreement(s)

The Radiologic Technology Program has an articulation agreement with California State University, Northridge, the only public institution in the state of California that offers a B.S. degree in Radiologic Technology. 

Cañada College/ CSU Northridge Radiologic Technology Articulation