Bellevue College is proud to offer the bachelor of applied science (BAS) degree in Radiation and Imaging Sciences.

This is a career-oriented bachelor degree program developed specifically to meet the career advancement needs of practicing professionals. This is the only program of its kind in the state and among only a few in the nation. This degree completion program is designed for certified professionals in radiologic technology, diagnostic ultrasound, radiation therapy, or nuclear medicine who hold an associate degree from a regionally-accredited college radiologic technology, diagnostic ultrasound, radiation therapy, or nuclear medicine, and who hold primary certification in one of those fields. This degree offers a professionally relevant curriculum that helps students achieve their goals. Bellevue College has received funding through a grant awarded under the President’s Community-Based Job Training Grants, as implemented by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment & Training Administration to add two new concentrations in Medical Dosimetry and Radiologist Assistant.

Program benefits

Some great benefits of our program:

  • Further your knowledge in your field
  • Become certified in a related technology
  • Compete for supervisory or management jobs in your field
  • Complete an advanced degree (without leaving Washington State)

Not yet a radiation or imaging professional?

Our Radiation & Imaging Sciences BAS degree and certificate programs are designed for people who have already graduated from a regionally-accredited college with an associate degree in radiologic technology, diagnostic ultrasound, radiation therapy, or nuclear medicine and who hold primary certification in one of those fields. If you’re looking for entry-level training in one of those professions, you will need to begin with that associate degree program and earn a national certification prior to applying to the RAIS-BAS program. For more information regarding the associate degrees available at Bellevue College, contact the program you are most interest in directly.


Program News & Updates

SCCA Proton Therapy Center seeking Medical Dosimetrist

The Dosimetrist is responsible for developing computer generated radiation dose distributions, calculating radiation dose treatment times or monitoring unit settings to deliver prescribed radiation to a defined tumor volume as prescribed by the radiation oncologist. At the direction of the Medical Dosimetry Manager, and on a regular basis, the Dosimetrist will conduct quality assurance reviews, ...

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Greetings! And welcome to the home page of the Radiation and Imaging Sciences program. We offer the Bachelor of Applied Science degree in several radiation and imaging disciplines, as well as certificates to help you learn new imaging modalities. If you’re just browsing our web site, please carry on. If you think you might be ...

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HSEWI Open House Oct 16-20!

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RAIS is excited to participate in the first ever HSEWI Open House! Come check out our table on Tuesday, October 17th from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm. We will have flyers for each of our concentrations a swell as our advanced certificates! We will be available to do some preliminary transcript reviews and will have ...

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