Consistent with the philosophy of MSSU, the mission of the radiologic technology program is to provide high quality entry-level radiographers for the service area of the university. Attention is focused on the need of each student for local and international service.
Southern offers an Associate of Science in Radiologic Technology, which leads to eligibility to write the American Registry of Radiologic Technology examination to become a registered technologist. Classes start annually each fall semester.
Radiologic Technology at Missouri Southern State University offers hands-on training. The curriculum is an intensive 24-month program operated in cooperation with radiology departments at area medical institutions. The program provides a rigorous clinical training experience in the radiologic sciences. This includes day and limited evening and weekend clinical rotations.