The traditional Radiologic Sciences program is for students who are seeking to become a registered radiologic technologist. This program is full-time and delivered in a traditional, face-to-face format. The program is 22 months in length. There is a strong clinical component to the curriculum in this program.
The standard operating hours are from 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday-Friday. During the first two semesters (fall I and spring I), students will be in class on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and in clinical assignments on Tuesday and Thursday. During the third semester (summer), students will be in clinical assignments four days per week and in class one day. During the final two semesters (fall II and spring II), students will be in class on Tuesday and Thursday, and in clinical assignments on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. There are no evening, weekend or holiday assignments.
The University of Mississippi Medical Center adheres to the principle of equal educational and employment opportunity without regard to race, creed, sex, color, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability or veteran status. This policy extends to all programs and activities supported by the Medical Center. Under the provisions of Title IX of the Educational amendments of 1972, the University of Mississippi Medical Center does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs or activities with respect to admissions or employment.
The mission statement of the Radiologic Sciences program in the School of Health Related Professions at UMMC is to provide an educational experience in a scholarly environment to help students reach their highest potential in technical knowledge and clinical competency in radiologic sciences.