Medical Radiologic Technology Program Facts

 

Annual Program Completion Rate (The number of students who completed the program within 150% of the stated program length compared with the number of students who initially started with the cohort)

  • 2018: 10/14 (71%)
  • 2017: 11/11 (100%)

Credentialing Examination Pass Rate (ARRT)(The number of graduates who passed, on the first attempt, the ARRT exam compared with the number of graduates who took the exam within 6 months of graduation)

  • 2018: 10/10 (100%)
  • 2017: 11/11 (100%)
  • 2016: 7/9 (78%)
  • 2015: 8/10 (80%)
  • 2014*: 10/10 (100%)
  • 5-year average: 92%
  • The 5-year average for the current JRCERT annual reporting cycle (2013-2017) is 90%

Job Placement Rate (The number of graduates employed in the radiologic sciences within 12 months of graduation compared to the number of graduates actively seeking employment in the radiologic sciences.**)

  • 2017: 9/10 (90%)
  • 2016: 8/8 (100%)
  • 2015: 8/9 (89%)
  • 2014*: 9/9 (100%)
  • 2013*: no data
  • 5 year average: 94%

 * New program; the first class to complete the MRT program graduated in May 2014.

** The JRCERT has defined not actively seeking employment as:  1) graduate fails to communicate with program officials regarding employment status after multiple attempts, 2) graduate is unwilling to seek employment that requires relocation, 3) graduate is unwilling to accept employment due to salary or hours, 4) graduate is on active military duty, and/or 5) graduate is continuing education. (JRCERT Standard 5, Objective 5.2)

US Department of Labor Wage Estimate
2016 Mean Annual Salary $53,340
Source: US Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Employment Wage Estimates Missouri 2016

2013-2015 Starting Salaries
High Salary             $38,834
Average Salary       $38,553
Source: STC 180 Day Follow-Up Report

Accreditation
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology