Contacts

Jay S. Morris MA, RT(R)(CV)  Education Manager/ Program Director Financial Aid Administrator morrisj@wvumedicine.org  (304) 598-4251 Ron G. Linn BA, RT(R) Clinical Education Coordinator linnr@wvumedicine.org ( 304) 598-4000 ext. 73129 Andrea Nicholson BA, RT(R) Clinical Instructor nicholsona@wvumedicine.org  (304) 598-4000 ext. 73140 Rebecca Byrne  RT(R) Clinical Instructor byrner@wvumedicine.org   (304) 598-4000 ext. 73140 Joy M. Mason BA, RT(R)(M)(QA) Clinical Instructor masonj@wvumedicine.org  (304) 598-4000 ext. 72525 Melissa H. Gillespie BA, RT(R)(CV) Clinical Instructor gillespiem@wvumedicine.org (304) 598-4000 ext. 72525

Selected Documents & Policies

Academic Calendar Textbook List ( Radiography) Graduation Requirements Student fees Academic Standards Clinical Education Student Services Transfer policy
2017 West Virginia University Hospitals

Radiography

Program Description

The Radiography program at West Virginia University Hospitals is a 2- year (23 month) certificate program offering comprehensive clinical and didactic education in Radiologic Technology. The program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (www.jrcert.org). Successful completion qualifies graduates as eligible to sit for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (A.R.R.T.) certification exam in Radiography pending A.R.R.T review and approval. The program has an affiliation with Pierpont Community and Technical College in Fairmont ,WV for an Associates degree option (see admission requirements) and information can be obtained by selecting the following link: (Pierpont / WVUH Associates degree program)

Facilities

The Radiology Department at WVUH utilizes the latest in imaging technology to provide a wide variety of diagnostic capabilities. Image acquisition is 100% digital utilizing CareStream DRX-1™ DR systems, Toshiba RADREX™-i DR systems,  Fuji™ Computerized Radiography systems and a GE™ Picture Archiving and Communication system for image display and archive. The main facility is located within Ruby Memorial Hospital with satellite imaging units located on the same campus in the Physician's Office Center.  Additional clinical sites include the University Towne Centre outpatient clinic and the WVU Medicine Spine clinic.  Imaging equipment consist of 9 general radiographic units, 3 digital R/F units, 2 - 320 slice, 2- 64 slice and 2- 80 slice Toshiba Aquillon™ CT Scanners, and 3 Neuro, Vascular & Interventional Suites.

Tuition & Fees

Tuition is $1,500 per semester ($6,000 for the 23 month program). Additional costs include books, uniforms, graduation fees, certification exam fees and conference registration & travel expense. Students are informed of required textbook and uniform purchases upon admission to the program. Upon acceptance into the program, students are assessed a non-refundable, $50 admission fee.  All tuition and fees are subject to change without notice.   

Financial Aid

The Radiography program is approved by the USDE to participate in the Student Financial Assistance Programs to include Pell Grants and the Direct Loan program. In addition, the Program is approved for Montgomery GI Bill benefits for eligible enrolled veterans.  Student financial aid eligibility is determined upon admission into the program.  Additional information can be obtained by selecting the Financial Aid link in the navigation bar at the top of this page. Links Joint Review Committee on Education In Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) 20 North Wacker Drive Suite 2580 Chicago, IL 60606 312-704-5300 mail@jrcert.org American Registry of Radiologic Technologists ( ARRT) American Society of Radiologic Technologist (ASRT) WV Medical Imaging Board of Examiners WV Society of Radiologic Technologists

Admission / Enrollment

The program is accredited to enroll 15 students per year. The deadline for completed applications is February 1 of each year and the program begins during the first week of July each year.  Student selection for enrollment is competitive and is based upon academic qualifications, a personal interview, previous health-care and/or work experience, and the individual's projected ability to make a significant contribution to the health care profession.   For information regarding the admission process and requirements, please select the following links: Application Admissions Policy (Radiography) Essential Performance Standards All candidates who wish to be considered for admission should read and review the aforementioned Admission policy  and Essential Performance Standards information carefully and contact program officials if you have any questions.  
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Radiologic Technology Education Programs