Computed Tomography

The Computed Tomography Certificate specialty prepares individuals to use specialized equipment to visualize cross-sectional anatomical structures and aid physicians in the demonstration of pathologies and disease processes. Coursework prepares technologists to provide patient care and perform studies utilizing imaging equipment, professional communication, and quality assurance in scheduled and emergency procedures through academic and clinical studies.

Perry Health Sciences Admissions
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Applicants for these programs must be registered (or registry-eligible) by the ARRT (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists) as Radiologic Technologists, Nuclear Medicine Technologists, or Radiation Therapists.


Ready to get started at Wake Tech? Follow the steps below to begin:

Acceptance into the CT program is based on a first-come, first-served basis until the enrollment cap is reached. Once clinical classes are filled, additional applicants will be placed on a waiting list and offered seats if and when they become available.

To be eligible to be considered to begin the clinical classes, students must complete the following:

  • Submit the Clinical Application to [email protected]
    • The clinical application deadline is June 1 for Fall (August) entry. 

  • Have graduated (or be ready to graduate) from an accredited Radiography program and be ARRT-registered (or registry-eligible) prior to entering the Computed Tomography program; final transcripts verifying graduation are required.

    • Submit a copy of current ARRT card; or 

    • Submit a letter from the department head of the imaging program in which you are currently enrolled, verifying that you are in good academic standing. You must be in at least the 4th semester of a 5-semester program and must show evidence of ARRT registration within one month of the start date of the Computed Tomography program.

  • Submit a copy of current CPR card.


Note: Wake Tech Community College is continuously evaluating admissions procedures and reserves the right to make changes as necessary.