This program is designed to allow students to take their prerequisite coursework at Blue Mountain Community College (BMCC). The radiology technologist courses will be taken via distance education through Linn-Benton Community College (LBCC) while staying in Eastern Oregon. Students who live in the BMCC service district (Umatilla, Morrow and Baker counties) as well as center-out-of-district (COD) service district (Grant county) may apply for the Diagnostic Imaging program through BMCC.
- Application Period: Neither early or late applications will be accepted.
- Online Application Opens: January 4, 2019, midnight
- Online Application Deadline: January 18, 2019, midnight
- Interviews: Thursday, January 31, 2019, Blue Mountain Community College, Pendleton Campus
- Points Email: Scheduled to be sent via email by the week of February 11, 2019
- Admission Decision: Scheduled to be sent via email by the week of March 4, 2019
Other dates and deadlines are included in LBCC's application packet. Be sure to read Linn-Benton Community College's Diagnostic Imaging Summer 2019 Bulletin.
Application materials sent to:
BMCC: BMCC, Attn: Admissions, PO Box 100, Pendleton, OR 97801
Admission selection by: BMCC based on BMCC's point system and interview process
Number accepted from BMCC: Up to two (2) students annually
The purpose of the program is to prepare students to practice as proficient, multi-skilled professionals in culturally diverse health care settings, to demonstrate outcomes required by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) and program guidelines and to prepare students for application and completion of ARRT certification examinations. Upon completion of program and the general education requirements students will be eligible to apply for an Associate of Applied Science degree from Linn-Benton Community College. For more information see LBCC’s website. Note: Diagnostic Imaging is a program of the Radiologic Sciences; it is not applicable towards Ultrasonography.
Program Format: Classes are tailored specifically to the students in the training. Students attend class for approximately 40 hours a week. It does not follow the traditional college terms. Classes taught using "Virtual Classroom" and a robust online course management system. Lab experiences will take place at a local healthcare facility and/or the Lebanon lab. Distance Education (DE) designated students should expect to make a minimum of 7 trips to the LBCC campus in Lebanon, Oregon during the course of the program. Once enrolled in the Diagnostic Imaging program, students are LBCC students and are supported by LBCC.
To apply see Information and Deadlines.