Mission and Goals

Program Mission
The mission of the ETSU Imaging Sciences (Radiography) Program is to prepare entry-level radiographers to be competent members of the healthcare community and provide a platform for future professional development.

Program Goals and Student Learning Outcomes

Goal 1: Students will be clinically competent
Student Learning Outcomes: Students will practice radiation protection.
  Students will apply positioning skills.
Goal 2: Students will demonstrate effective communication skills
Student Learning Outcomes: Students will demonstrate written communication skills
  Students will demonstrate oral communication skills.
Goal 3: Students will develop critical thinking skills
Student Learning Outcomes: Students will adapt standard procedures for non-routine patients.
  Students will apply and analyze presented material.
Goal 4: Students will exhibit professionalism.
Student Learning Outcomes: Students will demonstrate professional behaviors.
  Students will describe professional goals.
   

Program effectiveness data
Five-year average credentialing examination pass rate, five-year average job placement rate, and annual program completion rate are available at www.jrcert.org.