Department of Health Physics and Diagnostic Sciences

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Radiography

Radiography, within the Health Physics and Diagnostic Sciences department, offers a certificate program designed to prepare baccalaureate students for entry-level clinical practice and a bachelor’s degree in Comprehensive Medical Imaging – Radiography.

Students have the opportunity to learn on film based, computed radiography, portable, and direct digital radiography equipment.

For the certificate, program administration, faculty, and staff provide didactic and clinical education opportunities that adhere to recognized standards. The two-year program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education Radiologic Technology and includes required classes in English, mathematics, computer science, and biology, as well as radiography didactic, laboratory, and clinical courses.

Curriculum  Faculty/Staff  Contact

Curriculum

Radiography Curriculum

The Radiography curriculum is a two full year, structured program, accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education Radiologic Technology*. The curriculum includes required classes in English, mathematics, computer science and biology; and radiography didactic, laboratory and clinical courses. Upon successful completion of the program, the student is awarded a certificate in radiography and is eligible to take the national American Registry or Radiologic Technologists' certifying exam in radiography.

*For more information on accreditation, contact the JRCERT at:

20 North Wacker Dr.
Suite 2850
Chicago, IL 60606-2901
312-704-5300
mail@jrcert.org
www.jrcert.org


Faculty/Staff

Yolanda Covington

Administrative Assistant III
Office: BHS 323
Mail Code: 3017
Phone: 702-895-3296
Fax: 702-895-1312

Chad Hensley

Clinical Coordinator
Office: BHS 302
Mail Code: 3017
Phone: 702-895-3811
Fax: 702-895-1312

George Pales

Director
Office: BHS 302
Mail Code: 3017
Phone: 702-895-1859
Fax: 702-895-1312

Contact

 Mailing Address

University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Radiography Program
4505 S. Maryland Parkway
Box 453017
Las Vegas, NV 89154-3034

 Phone

702-895-3296

 Fax

702-895-1312

 Email

radiography@unlv.edu

 Campus Location

Bigelow Health Sciences (BHS), Room 323