Professional Certification/State Licensure

Radiologic Technologist Certification/Licensure

Students successfully completing the Associate of Science degree program are eligible to apply for admission to write the certification examination administered by the AmericanRegistry of Radiologic Technologists. Successful completion of the ARRT examination provides licensure to practice asa registered radiographer. Students convicted of a felony or misdemeanor may be excluded from clinical experience and/or taking the certification examination.  We work diligently with all students in preparation for certification examinations.

As of December 2020:

States with no Licensure Required: AL, AK, ID, NC, MO

States with ARRT Certification Required but No State Licensure Required: CO, DC, GA, OK, MI, MN, PA, VA (ARRT if hospital, State Licensure and ARRT if office/clinic)

States with Licensure and ARRT Required: AR, AZ, CA, CT, DE, FL, HI, IA, IL (ARRT & IEMA), IN, KS, KY, LA (ARRT & LSRT), MA, MD, ME, MS, MT (ARRT & MBRT), ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OR (ARRT & OBRT), RI, SC, TN, TX, UT, VT, WA, WI, WV, WY

Graduation from the South College program qualifies you to sit for the certification exam. Passing of the certification exam is required in order to apply for state licensure. Licensure requirements may vary from state to state. Statutory and regulatory requirements can be found at each state’s board website.