Computed Tomography

This 16 week course is designed to educate technologists in the post-primary practice of computed tomography. Core topics include but are not limited to, computed tomography procedures and equipment operation, patient care (education, preparation, orientation and positioning), patient history and assessment, contrast media usage, scout image, selectable scan parameters, and image processing and display. Students will perform computed tomography examinations and duties at various clinical sites under the supervision of computed tomography technologists. This class includes 128 didactic hours (100% online) and 338 clinical hours (at a clinical site near you), for a total of 466 hours.

Upon completion, students may be eligible to sit for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist post-primary in Computed Tomography.

Current Clinical Affiliation Sites
You can choose your own clinical site with submission of a completed Clinical Affiliation Agreement

: Individuals entering this course must be registered radiologic technologist, radiation therapist, or nuclear medicine technologist. Students must present proof of current ARRT certification.

Course Cost$199.55 (plus cost of radiation badge (if you don't have one), books, background check & drug screen)

Upcoming Classes: *Paperwork must be turned in a week before the start date*
November 3, 2015
December 8, 2015

February 2, 2016
March 8, 2016
April 5, 2016
May 3, 2016
June 7, 2016

All students wishing to enroll in the Computed Tomography course must submit verification for the following to the designated program coordinator.

Student Admission Check List (click the links below to download the forms)
Completed North Carolina Community College Medical Form (Directions HERE to assist you in filling this form out)
National Criminal Background Check and Drug Screen with Certified
Submitted signed clinical contract from your approved clinical site
Registration Form

Email ( or Fax (704-290-5845) all documentation to Kristen Griffin.

For more information regarding class content, contact:
Mez Chen at 704-765-8722 or

For more information or to register, contact:
Kristen Griffin at 704-290-5223 or

Female technician viewing a brain scan. Male technician placing a patient in a body scanner.