Master of Science in Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Master of Science in Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technologists are highly skilled radiologic professionals utilizing specialized computer systems, radio frequencies, and a strong magnetic field to create images of cross-sectional anatomy for radiologists' interpretation.

The MRI technologist functions in multiple areas including issues surrounding magnet safety, performing imaging procedures, monitoring patient comfort, ensuring quality assurance, and communicating and consulting with radiologists.

Mission 

The mission of the Magnetic Resonance Imaging program at the University of Mississippi Medical Center is to develop clinically competent Magnetic Resonance Imaging technologists through comprehensive clinical and didactic education, providing the skills necessary for career advancement and professional growth. 

Program information

The Magnetic Resonance Imaging program faculty set high standards for students and continually monitors student progress and success, as well as program effectiveness

Pending JRCERT accreditation approval, program effectiveness data (PED) can also be viewed on the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology website.

The Magnetic Resonance Imaging program is seeking accreditation by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT). For more information, contactJRCERT at: