Both programs have distance education options available, depending on your location. Please contact the program director for details.
A minimum of twelve (12) hours of career observation is required per modality.
Total Hour Requirements:
• CT Only – 12 hours
• MRI Only – 12 Hours
• CT/MRI Combined – 24 hours (12 hours in each modality).
To begin the Admissions process, please review our online program information and then schedule an an advising appointment with the program director.
School of Allied Health Professions Admissions Information including online application.
Applications for CT and MRI open January 1st. The first deadline is May 1st for all program options. These accepted applicants will start in the Fall Quarter. After the May 1st deadline, LLU will continue to accept applications for the MRI-only applicants until December 1st.
MRI-only applicants who wish to start in the Spring Quarter, the application enrollment period is December 1- June 1.
Interviews for January 1st through May 1st applicants are conducted in June.
Interviews for June 1st thorugh Decrmber 1st applicants are conducted in January.
All qualified applicants will be interviewed by the program director and representatives of the School of Allied Health Professions. If you reside in Southern California you should plan for a personal interview. You will be notified by phone or e-mail of your interview date and time. Due to the limited number of interview dates/times, you will be assigned an interview slot, and you should plan around your interview as alternate dates/times are not available.
Interviews for MRI applicants who apply between May 2nd and Dec 1st will be held in January.
All special Imaging applicants are rated in the following areas:
Selection of Applicants
After all qualified applicants have been interviewed, the selection committee for the program meets to make the final selections. Selections are usually decided by the end of June (for January 1st through May 1st applicants) and confirmation of each decision is mailed to the respective applicant from the Office of Admissions for the School of Allied Health Professions. May 2nd through Dec 1st applicants will be notified in early February.
The Special Imaging program is full-time for each quarter. The cost for the program is subject to change. Since this is a certificate program, financial aid is not available for the CT or MRI certificate programs. Please contact the Student Financial Aid Office at (909) 558-4509 if you have specific questions.
This program qualifies for VA tuition benefits. Visit: http://www.gibill.va.gov for details
Students are required to have a background check. This will be performed by Loma Linda upon admission to the program. The cost of the background check is the student's responsibility.
Access our course schedules by choosing the special imaging program and quarter of choice.
Kate Cockrill, BA, RT (R) (MR)
Special Imaging Program Director
firstname.lastname@example.org (Email Preferred)
Loma Linda University
School of Allied Health Professions
Department of Radiation Technology
Loma Linda CA 92350