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Diagnostic Medical Imaging - Radiology

CARDIOVASCULAR-INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGY

Advanced Technical Certificate

This certificate program provides classroom and clinical instruction in advanced techniques in cardiovascular-interventional radiology. Admission is limited to American Registry of Radiologic Technologist Credentialed applicants. Completion of the prescribed curriculum will help prepare the student for the Cardiac-Interventional (CI) Radiography Certification Examination administered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.

Admission to the college does not guarantee admission to the program and enrollment is limited. In order to meet requirements of clinical agencies, health insurance, criminal background checks and drug screenings for all Health Sciences students are now required as part of the admissions process.

Program changes may not be reflected in the current ACC Catalog publication. Please access the most up to date information on the program's web page at www.austincc.edu/health/ or by contacting the Health Sciences Admissions Offices at Eastview Campus, Room 8356 or Round Rock Campus, Room 3105.

  Semester I Credit Hours
  CVTT 1304 Cardiovascular Anatomy and Physiology 3
  CVTT 1313 Catheterization Lab Fundamentals 3
  CVTT 2460 Clinical - Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist 4
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  10
  Semester II
  HPRS 1375 Core Concepts in Pharmacology 3
  CVTT 1350 Cardiac Catheterization II 3
  CVTT 1340 Cardiovascular Pathophysiology 3
  CVTT 2461 Clinical - Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist II 4
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  13
  Semester III
  CVTT 1110 Cardiac Catheterization I 1
  CVTT 2462 Clinical - Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist III 4
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  5
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  TOTALS 28

  +Prerequisites: See Course Descriptions