Prospective Students

Thank you for your interest in The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Division of Radiologic Science. We have great pride in our educational programs and profession and want to recruit students who will continue the standards of excellence with which we practice. Faculty, staff, current students, and alumni consider it a priority to assist each prospective student in gaining knowledge about radiologic science. An informed applicant is much more likely to succeed in coursework and later engage in a successful, rewarding career.

The Division of Radiologic Science offers the following educational programs: Medical Imaging (Bachelors of Science), Radiography (Certificate), and Radiologist Assistant (Masters in Radiologic Science). Admissions information for each of these programs may be found by clicking on the links below:

Carefully review the descriptions, prerequisite criteria, observation opportunities, coursework, and career options for our educational programs. For additional information, contact the individual listed for the program of interest.

In addition to our web site, we strongly recommend that you investigate radiologic science using multiple sources.  The following list includes several opportunities/contacts:

  • Radiologic Science Awareness Night Program - recruitment event held twice each year at UNC-CH (dates TBA)
  • UNC General College Advisors (for current UNC students) or off-campus guidance counselors
  • High school health occupations/careers teachers
  • Local hospital volunteer services
  • UNC-CH Radiologic Science alumni in your local area (contact our office for detailed information)
  • Local radiology facilities
  • AHEC (North Carolina Area Health Education Centers)
  • ARRT (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists)