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Get the Skills to Become an MRI Technologist

If you’re curious, precise and fascinated by human anatomy consider training for a rewarding MRI Technologist career at SUI

67 Week Hands-On AAS MRI Technology Training Program in Sacramento, CA

Program Description

The student receives six hundred seventy five (675) hours of didactic training and one thousand (1000) hours of clinical education allowing them to apply the lecture topics to practical use. The curriculum provides students with the technical, clinical, and interpersonal skills necessary to succeed in this field. Upon completion of the program, an Associate’s in Applied Science is awarded. Normal completion time for this program is 67 weeks excluding any holiday and vacation times. The mission of the MRI Technologist program is to provide well trained and knowledgeable, entry-level MRI technologists to meet the needs of the medical community.

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Topics Covered

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Cross-Sectional Anatomy
  • Physics & Instrumentation
  • Imaging & Procedures
  • Patient Care & Management
  • General Education

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Job Outlook

According to the 2020 U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data, the median salary for MRI Technologists in California is $106,040. And, there is a projected growth of 9 percent from 2020-2028, faster than the average for all occupations.

Students can earn an Associates in Applied Sciences Degree in MRI Program at Sacramento Ultrasound Institute (SUI) in only 67 weeks and start a career in the growing field of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists upon completion of their externship. Best part? SUI works with more than 30 clinical sites and gives the students the knowledge, the clinical experience and the connections needed to land a job in the field.

ARRT Eligibility

Students enrolled into the AAS in MRI Technology are eligible to sit for the ARRT exam after graduation.

Financial Aid

Financial aid is available for those who qualify. Click here for more information about Financial Assistance. For details please call: 916-877-7977

General Information

Program Hours: 1675 Hours
Program Length: 67 Weeks
Credits: 65 Credits
Instruction: Blended
Credential Awarded: Associates in Applied Sciences Degree

Admissions Requirements

2020 – 2021 Program Performance (ABHES)

  • 20-21 Graduation Rate 86%
  • 20-21 Employment Rate 67%

Is a Rewarding Career in MRI Technology Right For You? Get More Info…

If you’re interested in learning more about MRI Technology and exploring if this is the right career path for you, fill out the form on our contact page to receive more information.

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