2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
    Jul 19, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

Imaging Science, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Mammography, and Computed Tomography Concentration, B.S.

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The Bachelor of Science in Imaging Science concentration(s) in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Mammography or Computed Tomography, from BSU requires the following: Completion of an Associate of Science degreee in Radiologic Technology, Nuclear Medicine, Radiation Therapy, or Sonography.  The student must hold and present a current certification in the modality.  The student must be admitted to the Chattanooga State Community College Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Mammography or Computed Tomography (CT) and meet all admission requirements OR have completed the MRI, Mammography or CT certification examination successfully and present proof.;  Upon completion of the ChSCC MRI, Mammography, or CT course and successful completion of the certification examination the student will receive twenty-one block credit hours of 300/400 restricted elective credit at BSU.

Computed Tomography Concentration requirements are:

Bluefield State University and Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College (SWVCTC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the delivery of a Baccalaureate Degree program in Imaging Science. Students in the B.S. Imaging Science Computed Tomography will be afforded the opportunity to complete 21 credit hours in Computed Tomography (CT) coursework through SWVCTC and apply to the B.S Imaging Science degree at Bluefield State University. These CT courses will provide the didactic content for eligibility of the certification examination, and not the clinical education.

The following courses are offered via transient through SWVCTC to BSC for Computed Tomography:

  • CT 260 Intro to Computer Tomography Credit Hour(s): 3
  • CT 263 Sectional Anatomy I Credit Hour(s): 3
  • CT 269 Sectional Anatomy II Credit Hour(s): 3
  • CT 268 Computer Tomography Physics Credit Hour(s): 3
  • CT 262 Procedure Protocol in Computed Tomography Credit Hour(s): 3
  • CT 266 Computer Tomography Advanced Procedures Credit Hour(s): 3
  • CT 267 Computer Tomography Pathology Credit Hour(s): 3

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