Computed Tomography Internship

The Computed Tomography Internship is a six-month certificate-based internship offered by Saint Luke’s Health System. Interns receive didactic education (two hours a week) along with designated clinical experience schedule (16 hours a week).

Admission Requirements

Approximately four students will be selected each 6 months. Students are selected on the following criteria:

  • Applicants must be a Radiologic Technologist and registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT) and in good standing.
  • Applicant may be a Radiation Therapy Technologist registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT)
  • Applicant may be a Nuclear Medicine Technologist registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT) or NMTCB and in good standing.
  • Applicant must be a graduate from a Joint Review Committee on Education (JRCERT) recognized institution.
  • Be a member of the ASRT for the Structured Education Requirement Continuing Education Credits
  • Applicant must be a high school graduate or GED recipient with a minimum of 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 grading scale.
  • Scores from two completed reference forms (supervisors or lead technologists only)
  • Scores from the behavioral based interview
  • Complete a four-hour observation in a Computed Tomography department a documented on facility letterhead by lead technologist.
  • Applicant must meet the skill standards set forth by the Computed Tomography Internship.
  • Applicant must have reliable transportation to all the clinical sites.

Didactic Experience:

  • Students will participate in required weekly small group didactic session.
  • Attendance and participation at sessions are mandatory.

Clinical Experience:

  • Students will be assigned to all of the clinical assignments throughout the six-month program by the CT Internship Coordinator.
  • Hours will be flexible according to the students and clinical site’s needs; day, evening, night, and weekend clinical schedules will enable the student to be employed and still pursue this internship.
  • Completion of all clinical assignments are mandatory.

After successful completion of the Computed Tomography Internship both the didactic and clinical components; students will be able to take the ARRT Computed Tomography Registry Examination.

Locations

The students will rotate through the following Computed Tomography (CT) departments:

Application

Application Deadlines

  • The last Friday in August for the January-June Internship
  • The last Friday in February for the July-December Internship

Tuition and Fees

  • Tuition: $ 750
    Payment plans are offered
  • Application Fee: $25
    Due with the application form
  • Matriculation Fee: $100
    Due at acceptance

Additional required fees:

  • ASRT membership, $125
    During six-month program
  • ASRT RCEEM hours: $240
    During six-month program
  • ARRT registry maintenance: $30
    During six-month program
  • Post Primary ARRT CT examination fee: $200
    After Internship completion
  • Textbook: $92.99
  • CPR certified
    During six-month program

All students must carry health insurance for the six-month program.

Evidence of enrollment documentation from above must be submitted on the first day of class.

All accepted students must successfully complete a drug screening, TB testing, and a criminal background check.

Saint Luke’s Health System is a smoke-free institution.

Contact Us

Terri M. Jones-Meineke, MBA, RT (R)(M)(CT)(MR)(BD), LRT, ARRT
​Computed Tomography Internship Coordinator
tjones-meineke@saintlukeskc.org

Tiffany Johnson, MBA, RDMS (AB) (OB), RVT, RT (R)
Director of Sonography Education