Sample Program of Study

Medical Imaging Online Completion

Program Coursework

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
HCA 301 Introduction to the United States Healthcare System 3
HCA 312 Human Resource Management in Healthcare Organizations 3
HCA 410 Introduction to Healthcare Finance 3
IMG 305 Imaging Informatics 3
IMG 325 Communication and Patient Education 3
IMG 400 or IMG 445 Medical Imaging Safety and Standards or Magnetic Resonance Imaging Safety 3
IMG 410 Quality Improvement in Medical Imaging 3
IMG 415 Research in Medical Imaging 3
IMG 470 Medical Imaging Management 3
IMG 480 Medical Imaging Capstone 3
IMG Medical Imaging Electives 15
Total Hours 45

Elective Options (Select 15 Credits of Imaging Electives)

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
IMG 310 Sectional Anatomy for Medical Imaging 3
IMG 330 Principles of Computed Tomography 3
IMG 340 Computed Tomography Applications 3
IMG 345 Principles of Bone Densitometry 3
IMG 350 Principles of Mammography 3
IMG 355 Advanced Breast Imaging 3
IMG 370 Advancements in Sonography 3
IMG 399 Special Topics in Medical Imaging 3
IMG 430 Principles of Magnetic Resonance Imaging 3
IMG 431 Advanced Imaging Practicum 3
IMG 440 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Applications 3
IMG 445 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Safety 3
IMG 450 Principles of Vascular-Interventional Radiography 3
IMG 491 Independent Study in Medical Imaging 3
Total Hours 42

General Education Coursework

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
GEN Natural Sciences, Technology and Innovation 6
GEN Oral and Written Communication 6
GEN Math, Statistics, and Logic 3
GEN Social and Behavioral Sciences 6
GEN Arts, Humanities, Culture and Diversity 9
GEN Additional General Education Coursework (any category) 6
Total Hours 36

The general education graduation requirements are required to complete the program. The majority of students transfer in a large percentage of the general education credits needed for their Bachelor’s degree.

A total of 120 credit hours are needed for graduation. Once a student enrolls at Mercy College, only six hours of credit can be transferred in from another regionally accredited intuition of higher education. Students must complete a minimum of 36 credit hours at Mercy College of Ohio.

*Pathway candidates (those graduating from hospital-based programs) are granted 39 credit hours upon verification of active registration status with the ARRT, ARDMS, or NMTCB.