Degrees and Programs
The Radiologic Technology program is offered in cooperation with Southeast Community College in Lincoln.
Courses and Program Options
General education and academic support courses are provided by Northeast Community College. Radiologic technology courses are taught on-line through Southeast Community College. Clinical experience is provided in cooperation with Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk, Nebraska, and the area hospitals. Radiation technology job shadowing experience is also required by Southeast Community College prior to being accepted in the program.As a graduate of the program, you will earn an associate of applied science degree from Southeast Community College and are eligible to take the national examination of the American Registry of Radiographic Technologists and the designation, R.T. (R) (ARRT).
Employment of radiologic technologist is expected to increase by about 15 percent in the next decade. As the population grows and ages, there will be an increasing demand for diagnostic imaging centers.
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the average salary for radiology technologists in Nebraska is $46,810.