What education or training is needed to become a radiologist technician?


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2009-02-08 03:14:49
2009-02-08 03:14:49

Becoming a technician is a shorter career path to get into the field than becoming a radiologist. A technician takes the pictures. A radiologist is a medical Doctor Who specializes in analyzing, or reading, the x-ray image.


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If you go to medical school, and become an MD, yes.

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"A+" training is all you need to become a technician "You will need to be a whiz on computers. You also need to be a whiz with tools.

A radiologist (not to be confused with a radiology technician) is a physician with a specialty in radiology. This would take four years for the bachelor's degree and four years of medical school. There will also be an additional three or more years to complete the internship and residency requirements.

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There are several online schools that offer radiology technician courses. However to get a job as a radiologist, you still need to have hands on training to become certified.

About 9 months at a vocational or community college.

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To become a veterinary technician you must go through training at a school for veterinary technicians. Find somewhere in your area that specializes in such training.

In order to become a mri technician you must complete a number of years of schooling. First start small and pursue a degree in being a radiologist technician, then you may join a program to become a mri technician.

it depends on where you go to undergraduate school and medical school...however, you can expect to spend anywhere from $80,000 to over $150,000 to become a radiologist. As well, you will spend about 13 years in college to become a radiologist.

No, a veterinary radiologist is a veterinarian who has gone through even MORE specialized training after they have graduated from vet school (typically a minimum of 4 years additional training). As someone else mentioned, frequently it is the veterinary technician who actually positions the animal and takes the radiograph. Thus to take radiographs, you could go to technician school. But to interpret the radiographs, you must be a veterinarian.

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Training and certification are required to become a Radiology Technician. There are significant dangers involved when using radiation so education and certification by a qualified board are required to get into the field.

If you wan to become a medical technician, you need to receive medical technician training in the place that provide Certified Medication Technician (CMT) Program.

As far as I know it takes 4yrs of college to become a mortician and outside of school you can further your education by training as a technician assistant, and or further your study in college woth courses that provide the things you need in your career interrest!!!

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A lot longer for you than someone who knows how to spell 'technician'. Sorry bud :)

None. You don't become a radiologist by going to school. First you need to become a licensed medical doctor by going to a four year medical school, then you take one year as an intern and another 2-3 years to become a radiologist by training in a hospital

You will need some college time and some hands on training. There is also a state test to pass.

You can receive training to become an ultrasound technician at your local community college or private colleges. I do not know of any training you can receive on line for this profession.

For very in-depth information on how to become a radiologist and the education you will need, visit I am sure you will find all you need to further your education in the radiology area. Good luck with your endeavors.

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