Olney Central College Radiography Program
Welcome to our radiography website! As the Associate Dean for Nursing and Allied Health, it is my pleasure to say welcome and encourage you to access our site and see what we have to offer. Radiography is a specialized profession, providing an integral service in our healthcare facilities. Providing radiographic skills to our healthcare community is a proud tradition of our program. Our graduates are highly sought after and do well in their chosen career.
The Associates Degree in Radiography Program is offered exclusively at Olney Central College and is an intensive, two-year course of study. Our mission is to provide quality radiography education and to graduate competent entry-level radiographers to serve the community. Our program goals are that our students will be clinically competent, communicate effectively, use critical thinking and problem solving skills, and evaluate the importance of professional growth and development. We would love for you to be a part of this mission.
Our program abides by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists’ (ARRT) and the American Society of Radiologic Technologists’ (ASRT) Code of Ethics. The program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT). Through our professional affiliations and accreditation, our program strives to ensure that you are given the best opportunity to achieve your goal in the profession of radiography. As you consider this journey, I encourage you to contact Carol Kocher, Radiography Program Director, for more information on our program and the professional opportunities available as a radiographer.
Best wishes on your educational journey!
Theresa Marcotte, MSN, RN
Associate Dean of Nursing and Allied Health
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606-3182
JRCERT Standards can be viewed at http://www.jrcert.org
Students who successfully complete the Olney Central College Radiography Program will receive an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree in Radiography. Students who complete the AAS degree and who are in compliance with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) Standards of Ethics are eligible to sit for the ARRT Primary Certification Examination.