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... I am a 26 year old mother of 3, and have not been to school since I graduated highschool. ... (11 replies)
... y name is Melissa and I am 25 years old. I am currently expecting my first baby due in August. My husband is in the military and will be attending cardiovascular tech school in california for a year. I am also very interested in becoming an ultrasound tech... ... (1 replies)
... Canada may have different requirements but in the US being a nurse is not a prerequisite for any xray or ultrasound career. Some older nurses who took xrays and ultrasounds may have been "grandfathered" into their positions. ... (11 replies)

... mtelsey, It takes 2 years to become a registered radiographic technologist (associates degree). I don't know where you're from, but most of the x-ray programs i've seen are located in community type colleges or a branch of a big university. Usually, you must take an entrance type exam to which your score will be compared and considered with the rest of the applicants. The... (11 replies)
... You will have to go to an approved school and there are still some hospitals out there that have their own school. They tend to send students to a CC for classes that are not given at the hospital. ... (2 replies)
... th, and we did have to take Ultrasound physics. But it was only one class. Not all schools have physics every semester, I actually have never heard of that. but, xray and ultrasound are two totally different fields. ... (11 replies)
... Thank you very much zorba, your information is very helpful. What I really want to do is become an ultrasound tech/sonographer. That is my ultimate goal. According to a local school here to get into the radiography program, I only need to make a certain score on the ACT, have completed 10 credit hrs prerequisits while maintaining a certain gpa, and do a 4 hr observation in a... (11 replies)
... I am not aware that you need any college courses. It depends on where you go to school and what their requirements are. My daugter is a registered sonographer as well as a radiographer. ... (1 replies)
... And the comment you made about LOVING physics... that is NOT me! lol And by the way... getting help from my school guidence is not going to work either... I'm sure I know WAYYYY more then they do, which is sad to say because I don't know where to go for help. ... (11 replies)
Radiology tech?
Jun 5, 2005
... I am also interested in becoming an xray tech. I have found a college that I am interested in, but the only problem with this college is that they are not accreditee by JRCERT. ... (15 replies)
... Even though it's only 9 months of school I personally don't think it's worth it especially if you really plan to finish your associates anyway. ... (11 replies)
... I looked up a reputable school's Pharmacy program and wow, it's almost like Brain Surgeon! Ugh, I don't want to go to school for 6 years at my age! ... (13 replies)
... into your local community college and see if they offer a course for Phlebotomy Technician. Phlebotomist are part of the Labortory Technician group. I'm going to school right now for it.. And enjoy it.... ... (13 replies)
... vocational school close by..... ... (13 replies)
... I would have to agree. I am currently attending ultrasound school and a few of the women in my class are MA's. All of them say that the pay is awful. ... (6 replies)
... wow I didn't even know, but thank you so much for telling me! my doc told me I couldn't lift 30lbs or above a few years ago but he never took me off this restriction! I guess it is permanent! (4 replies)
... Respiratory Therapist, phlebotomist, xray tech... Stay away from PT and OT. ... (4 replies)
Nuc med techs
Sep 23, 2004
... hey..sorry it took me so long to respond!! you don't need a rad tech degree first if you go to a four year for the nuc med. ... (4 replies)




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