Medical Imaging Sciences - Radiography
Post-Secondary - University-based
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)
20 N Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, IL 60606-3182
8 year award received by program
Associate Degree in Allied Health (AAS)
Program completion is followed by a national registry examination for licensure. ($200 fee for licensure examination)
American Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT)
1255 Northland Drive
St. Paul, MN 55120-1155
20 First Year
20 Second Year
This is a limited enrollment program.
35 credits general education courses
All pre-requisite courses must be completed before May 15 to qualify for application.
January 1 - April 1 (Annually) Deadline April 1
NMU radiography program offers a learning opportunity in the radiologic sciences; which allows a graduate the ability to prosper as a professional entry-level radiographer or seek further advancement through the diverse opportunities in diagnostic imaging. The radiography program is a five-semester, consecutive 21-month program divided into theory and clinical practicum components.
Program curriculum includes essential courses in anatomy and physiology, pathology, radiation physics, radiation biology and protection, patient care, radiographic procedures, diagnostic imaging equipment, imaging processes, cross-sectional imaging, human diversity and medicolegal ethics.
A student will complete assigned clinical rotations each semester. Students will need transportation to attend clinical rotations
Clinical practicum rotations will vary.
Semester 1 and 2: Advanced Center for Orthopedics, UPHS - Bell and UPHS - Marquette
Semesters 3-5: (Students may need to relocate for clinical internship during this time).
Click here for complete list of clinical affiliates.
Faculty members are highly credentialed, active in the profession of radiologic sciences, hold leadership positions in state organization and national honor societies, and published in prestigious journals. This combination of strong academic credentials and professional experience allows our faculty to guide our students through a meaningful learning experience that will prepare them for an entry-level role in diagnostic imaging.
Shaun Thunell, DC, MEd, RT(R)
Associate Professor, Program Director
Office: West Science 3713
Janet Labron, BS, RT(R)(M)(QM)(CRA)
Office: West Science 2816
Northern Michigan University
Clinical Sciences – Radiography Program
West Science 3515
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette, MI 49855
Northern Michigan University
Classroom: West Science 2610
Click here for current tuition rates and fees. Additional program expenses include textbooks, professional societies, Lambda Nu Honor Society, uniforms and ARRT licensure examination.
Tuition refunds are granted for students who withdraw from the program within specified time frames on the tuition refund schedule. The computed credit amount is credited to the student's account and all obligations are deducted. The balance is returned (prorated) to applicable payment sources. Any refund due to the student is issued by check.
Northern Michigan University is committed to making a quality education in the health professions available to all applicants. Our students participate in USDE Title IV financial aid.