Mission and Goals

Mission Statement

The Harper College Radiologic Technology Program will provide quality radiologic technology education in an effort to prepare competent entry-level radiologic technologists who will perform effectively within the health care setting.

Program Goals

  1. Students who successfully complete this program will develop clinical competence as entry-level radiologic technologists.
    Student Learning Outcomes 
    The student will:
    • demonstrate radiation safety practices.
    • critique the radiographic image.
    • accurately position the patient correctly.
  2. Students who successfully complete this program will apply critical thinking skills.
    Student Learning Outcomes 
    The student will:
    • modify procedures to meet patient needs.
    • alter technical factors needed to accommodate patient pathological conditions.
  3. Students who successfully complete this program will display proper communication skills.

    Student Learning Outcomes 
    The student will:

    • communicate with patients
    • document accurate patient histories.
    • communicate with a diverse population.
  4. Students who successfully complete this program will demonstrate professionalism.

    Student Learning Outcomes 
    The student will:

    • demonstrate professional behaviors.
    • comply with professional ethics.
    • summarize the importance of continuing professional development.