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CT Technologist Program: Prerequisites and Tuition


To be eligible for the CT Program, you must have successfully passed one or more of the following certification categories or will have completed the exam by the start of the program:

  • Radiography (ARRT)
  • Radiation Therapy (ARRT)
  • Nuclear Medicine Technology (ARRT or NMTCB)

Students will be selected based on predictors of the students ability to successfully complete the program, pass the CT examination and become a productive employee in the CT field. Selected applicants must be currently certified in CPR and be able to document appropriate immunizations. Final admission for selected students is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check and drug screening.

The program admits approximately five students to begin each January and July; students are selected from an applicant pool and can reapply for the following session if they are not admitted. See our How to Apply page for more information.


A Note on Observations

An observation in CT is not required in order for you to apply, however, you may wish to gain this experience. See our Observation Experience page for more details.


UPDATE: Tuition for the 2024 program sessions is $4,000.00.  Tuition payment plans are available as follows: 

  • Payment in full by first week of the program
  • 2 payments: 1st payment due first week of program, final payment due 3 months following start of program.
  • 3 payments: 1st payment due first week of program with 2nd & 3rd payments due 3rd and 5th months of program.

Note: There are no federal loans, PELL grants or international student visas available for this program.

Additional Fees

The following are approximate costs and are subject to change:

  • Lab coats/Scrubs: $100.00
  • Parking pass: $270.00 (This amount will be prorated to cover the months you attend the program)
  • Textbooks: Approx. $300.00 (we have some options to reduce this cost, students in the program will be notified of these options before the program begins).
  • ARRT examination: $150.00 (ARRT-registered candidates) $300.00 (NMTCB-registered candidates)


Scholarships for educational expenses are not available through the University.

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