MRI Program FAQ: Click to see answer
Question 1: What is Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)?
MRI is a medical imaging technique used in diagnostic imaging to investigate the anatomy and physiology of the body. MRI scanners use strong magnetic fields and radio frequency to form images of the body. The technique is widely used in hospitals for medical diagnosis, staging of disease and for follow-up without exposure to ionizing radiation.
Question 2: How many students are admitted each year?
Approximately 12 students for each modality are accepted during each spring semester and start the programs the following fall semester. This is a limited access program due to the clinical space available within Brevard County.
Question 3: How long is the program?
The program is two semesters long starting in the fall, and ending in spring.
Question 4: Where are the classes available?
All coursework is completed online and 24 hours per week of clinical education is completed at assigned clinical locations.
Question 5: When will I know if I’ve been admitted?
Typically, applicants will know if they have been accepted by mid-May prior to program start in August.