The Yuba College Radiologic Technology Program accepts applicants once a year, in the Spring.  The program is 22 months in length.  Students, upon successful completion, will earn an Associate of Science (A.S.) degree.

Yuba College hosts a classroom in Marysville and Redding, California a now combined cohort. While we offer some courses via distance education Redding cohort selection will be traveling to Yuba College for first Fall and Spring Semesters for 3A and 3B positioning lab on Mondays. 25 students are selected applicants are selected for the Marysville campus even if applied in Redding. Effective 2023, a total of 5 alternates will be placed and hold for admission and those not admitted for the current Fall semester will have priority admission Fall of the following year.

Students accepted as well as alternates are required to take a mandatory orientation in May.  An all-day orientation on the third Thursday in May will replace RT 55 in 2024. Failure to attend the orientation will result in the acceptance letter being revoked.

Below is a list of courses, a brief description of the course, the semester it is taken, and the unit hours.

Additional information is available in the Yuba College Catalog

Course IDCourse DescriptionSemesterCollege UnitsCourse Type
RT 1Fundamentals of Radiologic Sciences and Health CareFirst Fall Semester4Hybrid
RT 2Radiation Physics and EquipmentFirst Fall Semester4Hybrid
RT 3ARadiographic Procedures IFirst Fall Semester3Hybrid but on campus lab
RT 6ARadiologic Technology Internship 1First Fall Semester5.5Assigned Clinical Facility
RT 3BRadiographic Procedures 2Second Spring Semester3Hybrid but on campus lab
RT 4Principles of Radiation: Physics, Biology, and ProtectionSecond Spring Semester2Online
RT 5Principles of Radiation Expsoure and EquipmentSecond Spring Semester4Hybrid
RT 6BRadiologic Technology Internship 2Second Spring Semester4.5Assigned Clinical Facility
RT 6CRadiologic Technology Internship 3First Summer Semester7Assigned Clinical Facility
RT 3CRadiographic Procedures 3Second Fall Semester3Hybrid
RT 6DRadiologic Technology Internship 4Second Fall Semester8Assigned Clinical Facility
RT 7Advanced Radiographic StudiesSecond Fall Semester1Online/Hybrid
RT 8Radiographic Pathology and Image CritiqueSecond Fall Semester2Online/Hybrid
RT 3DRadiographic Procedures 4Third Spring Semester2Online
RT 6ERadiologic Technology Internship 5Third Spring Semester8.5Assigned Clinical Facility
RT 9Advanced ModalitiesThird Spring Semester2Online
RT 12Radiologic Technology Board ReviewThird Spring Semester1.5Hybrid/with campus days assigned