Health Professions Advising Office (HPAO)

University of Mississippi

Radiologic Sciences

**Please note: You cannot graduate from the University of Mississippi Oxford Campus with a Radiologic Sciences degree.

About Radiologic Sciences
Do you like to take pictures? Are you interested in the health care field because you want to help people? If you answered “yes” to these two questions, then the Radiologic Sciences program offered at UMMC may be just right for you. The profession may suit your interests as it is a means of seeing inside the human body.

Utilizing specialized imaging equipment and advanced computer technology, the radiologic technologist is responsible for performing a variety of challenging and interesting examinations on a diverse patient population. Radiologic technologists work closely with other members of the health care profession and are vital in providing the images necessary for diagnosing disease and injury.

Radiologic sciences is a broad field that encompasses not only diagnostic radiology, but also bone densitometry, cardiovascular/interventional radiography, computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), mammography, nuclear medicine, radiation therapy and sonography.

Radiologic Sciences Program at the University of Mississippi Medical Center School of Health Related Professions

***Below is an overview of radiologic sciences programs in Jackson, MS. Students who attend the University of Mississippi in Oxford for their pre-requisites are not automatically admitted to the radiologic sciences program in Jackson. Admission is COMPETITIVE! Different radiologic sciences schools have different requirements.***

This program is a 2+2 program where students complete their degree at the UMMC in Jackson, MS. Students complete their pre-requisites courses on the Oxford campus and then finish the degree at the medical center. Admission to the program is competitive.

Link for the Radiologic Sciences program at UMMC in Jackson, MS.

Program Advising Sheet
Click here for the curriculum sheet for Radiologic Sciences for the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi.

*Different radiologic sciences programs may have different requirements!*

Links for Radiologic Sciences
Website link for outcomes and careers: http://explorehealthcareers.org/en/Career/32/Radiologic_Technologist