The East Arkansas Community College's Associate of Applied Science Radiologic Technology Program Information Packet presents the program and requirements in effect at the time of publication but is no guarantee that they will not be changed or revoked. However, adequate and reasonable notice will be given to students and prospective students affected by any changes. This Information Packet is not intended to state contractual terms and does not constitute a contract between the student or prospective students and the school.
East Arkansas Community College's Associate of Applied Science Radiologic Technology Program reserves the right to make changes as required in course offerings, curricula, academic policies, and other rules and regulations affecting students to be effective whenever determined by the School. These changes will govern current and formerly enrolled students. Enrollment of all students is subject to these conditions.
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Prospective students seeking admission to the Associate of Applied Science Radiologic Technology Program at East Arkansas Community College should be aware that American Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT) Board shall have the right to reject the application of any individual for certification if the Board determines, in its sole and absolute discretion, that the individual does not meet the qualifications for the certification. All candidates must comply with the Rules of Ethics contained in the ARRT Standards of Ethics. One issue addressed by the Rules of Ethics is conviction of a crime - which includes a felony, gross misdemeanor, or a misdemeanor with the sole exception of speeding and parking violations. For further details, prospective students may access the website for the American Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT) at www.arrt.org.
In compliance with state and federal radiation safety regulation, any female student in the Radiologic Technology Program who becomes pregnant should notify the Director of the Program. At this time, the student will be advised of the options for completing the program of study. If the student elects to continue in the program during her pregnancy, the student must have written permission from her physician to continue in the program and a second radiation dosimetry badge will be worn at the waist.