Radiologic Technology

  • Radiologic Technology

    Radiologic technologists are important health care professionals who specialize in radiographic procedures and exams, helping physicians diagnose and treat diseases and injuries.

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The Radiologic Technology program prepares you to become an entry-level certified radiologic technologist. You’ll develop technical skills in diagnostic imaging through classroom instruction, lab demonstrations and clinical application—all with a focus on real-world experience.

The primary role of the radiographer is to provide diagnostic images of the structure and function of anatomy to assist the physician in the treatment of injury and disease. Graduates are prepared with the technical skills necessary to perform a variety of diagnostic radiographic examinations. Examples of examinations performed include chest, upper and lower extremities, spine, ribs, skull, gastrointestinal, genitourinary, and reproductive systems.

Why choose Radiologic Technology at UAA? 


Program is offered statewide with distance program delivery at UAA’s satellite campuses.

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Learn from nationally certified faculty who have worked in clinical and hospital settings. 

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Graduates eligible for certification with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.


Train and practice with the latest state-of-the-art radiology equipment.

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Program Locations

  • Anchorage 
  • Fairbanks
  • Juneau
  • Kenai
  • Ketchikan
  • Sitka
The program accepts students in Anchorage and Fairbanks every year. Students are accepted to other sites subject to availability.

Program Information

The UAA Catalog is the official source of all degree and certificate programs at the university. Catalog entries for each program include details such as learning outcomes, application timeline and requirements, course sequencing, and program requirements. 


Catalog: AAS in Radiologic Technology



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Message from the Director

Welcome to the UAA Radiologic Technology Program.  Our program is very challenging, but also exciting and stimulating, as is the profession of Radiology Technology itself.  Students are trained to perform diagnostic imaging examinations.  They learn the art and science of the profession through classes in anatomy, patient positioning, examination techniques, equipment protocols, radiation safety, radiation protection and patient care.  Students are provided opportunities to attend practicum classes at local radiology departments.  Departments throughout the entire state employee graduates of our program and many of our former students now have advance training in other modalities building on the graduate level skills they learned through our program.  We invite you to explore our site to see if the UAA Radiologic Technology Program is the right opportunity for you.


-Kathryn Slagle, MS, RT(R)


Contact Us

(907) 786-4346

Physical Address
UAA School of Allied Health
Allied Health Sciences Building
3500 Seawolf Drive, AHS 148
Anchorage, Alaska 99508

Mailing Address
UAA Radiologic Technology
3211 Providence Drive, AHS 148
Anchorage, Alaska 99508