School of Radiologic Technology Overview
|The School of Radiography has recently received the 2014 annual summary from the State of New Jersey regarding the performance of all sixteen (16) Schools of Radiologic Technology on the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) certification examination.
In addition to exceeding the State and National averages for both mean scaled score and passing percentage, we are delighted to report that St. Francis is ranked #1 for highest mean scaled score among NJ’s sixteen (16) Programs, both hospital-based and college-based. The program’s 10 year passing percentage for 1st time exam takers is 98.3%.
The School of Radiologic Technology is currently accepting applications for the class entering July 2016. Candidates wishing to apply for this class MUST have all pre-requisites met prior to the start date of the program, July 1, 2016. Additional admission requirements and procedures can be found on the admission link of our program's website: (http://www.stfrancismedical.org/Education/School-of-Radiologic-Technology/Admissions.aspx).
Applications will continue to be accepted until the class is filled.
Our Spring Open House is scheduled for March 10th from 4:00-6:30 PM. Please contact program officials at (609) 599-5234 or (609) 599-5164 for specific details.
The Field of Radiologic Technology is a challenging and rewarding field that demands competent and compassionate radiographers. A Radiologic Technologist or Radiographer uses ionizing radiation to image various parts of the body for interpretation by a Radiologist. There are several ways in which to become a certified Radiologic Technologist. These include a 2-year hospital-based program offered at St. Francis Medical Center, 2-year Associates degree programs and 4-year Baccalaureate programs. If you are interested in a rewarding field that requires a highly motivated individual who is knowledgeable in Radiographic Procedures, Equipment Operation and Quality Control, Image Production and Evaluation, Radiation Protection, Patient Care and Education, then a career in the Radiologic Sciences may be for you.
We hope that you will find the information that you are searching for on this site. We have included information about the field of Radiologic Technology as well as general information about our program. Should you require further information please feel free to contact us.
Applications will be accepted from September 1st through December 15th each year and must be accompanied by a $50.00 non-refundable application fee. Please note prerequisite college coursework. All program applicants will be required to take Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS V for Allied Health). Please use the ENTRANCE TESTING LINK for testing dates, registration procedures and required fees. Additional information can be obtained by contacting the school at (609)599-5234.
Thanks for visiting our site and best of luck in your pursuit of a rewarding career in the Radiologic Sciences.
Theresa Levitsky, MA, BS, R.T. (R)(M)(CV)(QM)
Vicki Tennesen, BS, R.T. (R)(M)(QM)
St. Francis Medical Center
Schools of Nursing & Radiologic Technology
Thursday, March 10, 2016
4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Crean Hall Auditorium
601 Hamilton Ave
- Come Learn About Our Schools
- Tour Our Facility
- Meet Faculty & Staff
- Enjoy Refreshments
Please come and visit our schools, meet faculty, staff and students. Have your questions answered. Pre-registration is not needed. The Open House is located in the Crean Hall Auditorium and there is free parking in our parking garage.