Admission Requirements

ARRT registered, or registry eligible radiologic technologists should meet the following requirements and submit a MRI Program Application before participation in the program is approved. In addition to a program application, the following documents are required prior to the deadline.

  • Southern Union State Community College Application for General Admission.
  • Current or previous SUSCC students must have a minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA at Southern Union.
  • Transfer students who have never attended Southern Union must have minimum 2.0 cumulative GPA.
  • Official college transcripts sent to Records Office.  Students who have never attended SUSCC must also submit high school or GED transcripts.
  • Documentation of status as a Radiographer who is certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) or ARRT registry eligibility.

Helpful Student Resources

Program Application
Program Brochure
Estimated Program Costs
Preceptor Form

Clinical Experience Requirements for Second Semester

  • Pay student liability insurance. ($10.00 per semester paid with tuition.)
  • Complete Health Questionnaire and Essential Functions Form evidencing a state of physical and mental health such that the student is able to complete all program requirements without presenting undue risk/harm to the student or other persons.
  • Be acceptable by clinical agencies for clinical experiences. May require criminal background check.
  • Submit verification of current CPR certification at the American Heart Association BLS-C (Healthcare Provider) level.
  • Proof of the first of three vaccinations for Hepatitis B or sign a waiver. (The second vaccination is due one month following the first vaccination. The third vaccination must be taken six months after the first vaccination.)
  • Proof of annual TB skin testing and current immunizations.

Health Forms

Essential Functions
Annual Health Questionnaire