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Radiologic Technology

Mission, Goals and Program Effectiveness

Radiologic Technology Mission Statement

The Cabrillo College Radiologic Technology Program will produce entry-level radiographers to improve and support the diagnostic imaging community through compassionate patient care.

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Radiologic Technology Students working with the X Ray Machine
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Program Goals and Outcomes

Students will communicate effectively.

  • Students will articulate appropriate instructions during patient interactions.

  • Students will employ respectful communication with healthcare colleagues.

Students will be clinically competent.

  • Students will exercise appropriate radiation safety practices.

  • Students will demonstrate optimal patient positioning to produce quality diagnostic images.

Students will employ problem solving and critical thinking skills.

  • Students will adapt procedures according to patient ability, condition, or age.

  • Students will critique images and apply appropriate corrections if needed.

"You think you're just learning a job, but you're really learning how to interact with people and about relationships. That, to me, has been very rewarding."

- Sabrina Luis, Adjunct Instructor

Program Effectiveness Data

Below is the most current program effectiveness data. Our programmatic accreditation agency, the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT), defines and publishes this information. Information on how this data can be interpreted is found directly on the data sheet and on the JRCERT webpage.

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