WCC logo

Academics

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) (CPMRIP)

Post-Associate Certificate

Description

The Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Program is a post-associate advanced certificate program that is designed for registered radiologic technologists (ARRT), radiation therapists (ARRT), Sonographers (ARRT or ARDMS), and nuclear medicine technologists (ARRT or NMTCB). This program offers the didactic and clinical experience that will provide students with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes that are required to become an entry-level magnetic resonance imaging technologist. The curriculum is based on the recommended American Society of Radiologic Technology (ASRT) magnetic resonance imaging guidelines. Upon successful completion of the MRI program, students are eligible to take the ARRT post-primary certification examination in magnetic resonance imaging.

Admissions Requirements

Washtenaw Community College uses a competitive admission process for high demand programs in health care. There are multiple requirements that must be completed prior to submitting an application for admission. For detailed information regarding admission to this health care program, please visit our Welcome to Health Care home page at: www.wccnet.edu/health

Contact Information

Division
Health Sciences
Department
Allied Health Department
Advisors
Connie Foster

Requirements

(Items marked in orange are available online.)
Major/Area Requirements
Class Title Credits
RAD 223 Sectional Anatomy 2
Total 2
Semester 1 (Fall)
Class Title Credits
MRI 101 MRI Safety 2
MRI 110 MRI Physics I 3
MRI 120 MRI Procedures I 3
MRI 125 MRI Clinical Education I 3
Total 11
Semester 2 (Winter)
Class Title Credits
MRI 130 MRI Physics II 3
MRI 135 MRI Quality Assurance 1
MRI 140 MRI Procedures II 3
MRI 145 MRI Clinical Education II 3
Total 10
Semester 3 (Spring/Summer)
Class Title Credits
MRI 160 MRI Advanced Imaging Procedures 3
MRI 162 MRI Pulsed Sequence, Imaging Options, and Parameters 2
MRI 165 MRI Clinical Education III 3
Total 8
Total Credits Required
31

Gainful Employment Disclosures

Get Advising From Home

Save a trip to campus. Just fire up your computer webcam and microphone to talk to an advisor online.

more »

Books Delivered to You

Save time and gas: Get your books online through WCC’s Barnes & Noble Bookstore.

more »

What Students Say About Online Classes

“I was very reluctant to take online classes, but because of my various roles as a wife, mother, full-time employee, and student my time was limited…. Online classes have helped with managing my time in these various roles, and have been a true blessing to both my family and my learning experience at WCC.”

—F. Robertson

Feedback & Suggestions / Social Media Directory
Notice of Nondiscrimination