ASAST in Medical Imaging

The Associate in Science in Applied Science and Technology (ASAST) degree in Medical Imaging is designed for registered or licensed Radiographers.  Students must be registered as a Radiographer by the ARRT or possess New Jersey state license to enter the program.  The program enables mid-career adults meet their educational and professional needs through credit transfer and course completion, positing graduates to transition to the Bachelor of Science in Applied Science and Technology degree program.  The degree is a 60-credit program.

ASAST in Medical Imaging Credit Distribution

Subject Area/Category Credits
I. General Education Requirements 30
A. Intellectual and Practical Skills 15
  • English Composition I (ENC-101)
  • English Composition II (ENC-102)
  • College Algebra (MAT-121) or above
  • Higher Level Mathematics above College Algebra
  • Computer Concepts (CIS-107) or above
B. Human Cultures and the Physical and Natural World 11
  • Psychology or Sociology
  • Physics I
  • Anatomy and Physiology I
C. General Education Electives 4
II. Area of Study: Medical Imaging 24
A. Radiation Physics 3
B. Medical Imagine Electives 18
C. Associate Capstone (APS-295) 3
III. Free Electives 6
Total 60


  • Certification: ARRT RT(R) or NJ license NJ-LRT(R) copy or original certification and current renewal card
  • Required Courses: Radiation Physics
  • Corollary Requirements: College Algebra, Anatomy and Physiology I and II, Computer Concepts
  • How Students Earn Credit in the Option: License (earned after 1980) provides the credits necessary in the option

Leverage Your Training

Have you earned a professional license or certification, or acquired college-level technical expertise on the job? If so, it may be worth college credit. The College also offers a variety of other ways to earn credit, including transferring previous college credits, all designed around the needs of adult learners, like you.

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