The goal of Virginia College lies in its responsibility to its students, the technical and business communities, and the general citizenry. We have a long history of offering new direction to students.
- Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Ultrasound
WELCOME TO KAPLAN UNIVERSITY
Online Education That Fits Your Life
For 80 years, we’ve been preparing students for career success. We’ve led the wayso that our students can too.
Globally Renowned Purdue to Acquire Kaplan University
Purdue University, one of the nation's most respected universities, will acquire Kaplan University and create a new, nonprofit, public institution within the Purdue system. Pending regulatory approvals, this exciting transition is expected to take place later this year. This change will be seamless—during the transition, you will still be able to enroll at Kaplan University, earn a high-quality education, and meet your educational and career goals.
- Health Information Management
CTU can help you connect to what matters most: a powerful professional network, faculty who are real-world professionals and innovative technology. And now several CTU degree programs are ranked by U.S. News Best Online Programs for 2015. Are you in?
- Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management - Health Informatics
Logan is a non-profit university founded in 1935. Logan University has remained grounded in chiropractic education, while continuously enriching academic options with degree offerings in health sciences since 2012.
- Master of Science - Health Informatics
- Master of Science in Healthcare Informatics
Fortis Institute can give you the skills you need to train for a career in the healthcare field.
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- Health Information Technology
With over 80 years of academic achievements, Jacksonville University is a traditional, longstanding institution consistently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of America's best colleges.
- MS Health Informatics
Welcome to Argosy University
Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges: College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education, College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.
- Histotechnology (AAS)
Some Interesting Facts about Radiology Schools in Texas
- 4% of the country’s Radiology professionals work in the state of Texas
- Most radiology in Texas has increase by 24%
- Texas salary for radiology has steadily increased
- Radiology professionals make, on average, more than most other related professions
- 27% of graduates in Texas technician schools received an associate’s degree in Radiology
Radiology is the Way to Go in Texas
When you head into radiology, you’ll need to have a bachelor’s degree as well as at least an associate’s degree in the graduate program relating towards radiology. Prerequisites for the profession are math, biology, organic/inorganic chemistry, physics and humanities. It’s also important to have high scores in the Medical College Admission Test. For Medical School, candidates will also benefit from having top ranking scores in Steps I and II of the United States Medical Licensing Examination. Additional training during the last year of medical school is also a must, and most radiology professionals go through the National Resident Matching Program working 60 hours a week with nights on call. A 1-3 year fellowship within neuroradiology or interventional radiology is required as well. After that you’ll receive an official license to become a Radiologist and you’ll be able to work in a number of regions requiring your specific skills.
Career Opportunities for Radiologic Techs in Texas
The following are just a few cities within the state of Texas where graduated students are able to work after they receive their diplomas in the field.
Dallas, Texas: Dallas has many listings available for radiology technicians who are able to work with complex imaging equipment used to treat patients with several unique diseases in specific parts of the body that would otherwise be hard to locate and diagnose.
Austin, Texas: There is currently a large demand for a number of radiology technicians to work the Austin branch. They require technicians that can help assist the physicians currently treating people there.
Houston, Texas: Radiology technologists are needed in the Houston regions in order to help assist a number of medical specialists get the images they need in order to point out and have a detailed description of a disease or a trauma to the body. Many hospitals require this type of profession on a regular basis.
San Antonio, Texas: Radiology technologists are even required over in San Antonio, specifically for various MRI treatments. They can serve to help take image samples of the patients from within the MRI rooms.