Current imaging professionals in Radiologic Technology, Diagnostic Ultrasound, Nuclear Medicine, or Radiation Therapy seeking to further their career have several options to earn an advanced degree right here at Bellevue College! These programs provide applicable skills and knowledge to prepare imaging professionals in Radiologic Technology,Diagnostic Ultrasound, Nuclear Medicine, or Radiation Therapy for advanced post-primary modalities, management positions and continued education into masters level programs. Check out each degree option available here at Bellevue College!
The RAIS Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) concentration in Diagnostic Medical Sonography is designed for individuals who have completed diagnostic medical sonography educational programs and want to advance their knowledge and skills within this specialty. The curriculum is designed to teach students the essentials of leadership, an overview of the business and administrative functions in healthcare, along with advanced ultrasound imaging expertise. Graduates in this concentration will be qualified as managers and administrators and acquire the clinical expertise to obtain additional credentials within Ultrasound.
The Radiation & imaging Sciences (RAIS) Bachelor of Applied Science degree incorporates discipline-based, general education, and elective courses built on progressive rigor and sophistication. The program receives ongoing review and guidance from its industry advisory committee to maintain currency. The Radiation and Imaging Sciences Technology (RAIT) concentration is designed for students seeking advanced technical/clinical expertise leading to additional certification.
The RAIS Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) concentration in Medical Dosimetry is designed for ARRT certified Radiation Therapists who want to advance their knowledge and skills within this specialty. The curriculum and design of this program is designed to teach students the essentials to become experts in designing and generating dose distributions and calculations for prescribed course of radiation therapy while learning the essentials to work with computer software and multiple imaging modalities. Graduates in this concentration will be qualified as managers and administrators and acquire the clinical expertise to obtain additional credentials within Medical Dosimetry.
The Radiation & Imaging Sciences Nuclear Medicine concentration is designed to further educate current nuclear medicine technologists. The Bachelors of Applied Science degree includes a combination of courses in general education, leadership, management, and advanced technologies including nuclear cardiology, positron emission tomography (PET), computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI).
The Healthcare Management & Leadership Bachelor of Applied Science degree is a career-oriented program developed specifically to meet the career advancement needs of individuals with radiation and imaging science preparation and experience. The degree program offers a professionally relevant curriculum built around the essentials of leadership and provide an overview of the business and administrative functions of healthcare.
Students in the Healthcare Informatics degree will explore the unique environment of healthcare, its language, laws and systems, in juxtaposition with IT systems infrastructure, analysis, implementation and outcomes. Emphasis is on current issues in healthcare, healthcare delivery systems, patient privacy, data security and mining, clinical vocabularies, healthcare IT project management, technical standards, business intelligence and decision support.
Last Updated May 19, 2023