The Medical Sciences Program in Bloomington is unique among the IU School of Medicine campuses in that it educates medical students seeking an MD as well as graduate and undergraduate students. Bloomington offers a Big 10 learning environment on an iconic campus.

With six major hospitals housing about 2000 beds, medical students in Evansville have access to physician educators in a range of medical specialties. An expanded residency program here will provide more than 100 new graduate medical education positions over the next few years.

The Fort Wayne campus offers clinical education in both rural and urban communities through two large hospital systems serving the region. A Student Research Fellowship Program offers med students nine weeks of summer research experience.

Students and faculty in Indianapolis benefit from close proximity to some of Indiana’s largest teaching hospitals and the Richard L. Roudebush Veterans Administration Medical Center. This campus offers medical education in the heart of one of the most progressive and economically healthy cities in the United States.

Muncie is the School’s only campus that’s located on hospital property, giving medical students a front-row four-year medical education with all the amenities that come with being located near the campus of Ball State University, a bustling college environment.

Located in a highly populated urban region just 25 miles from downtown Chicago, the Gary campus offers medical students unparalleled access to clinical care at 11 major teaching hospitals housing 2800 beds. An expanded residency program in Gary will accommodate more than 100 new graduate medical education positions.

IU School of Medicine-South Bend is located on the campus of Notre Dame, offering a rich campus life in a traditionally collegiate community. Students here gain clinical care experience at the Navari Student Outreach Clinic, and external funding for faculty research exceeds $2 million per year.

Known for its rural medical education program, IU School of Medicine-Terre Haute meets the increased need for physicians to serve rural communities throughout the state of Indiana and beyond. This unique four-year medical school program emphasizes primary care and other specialties of need in rural communities.

Located on the campus of Purdue University, the West Lafayette campus offers a Big Ten campus atmosphere and opportunities to supplement the MD curriculum with research experience in the collaborative labs and research centers here. This IU School of Medicine campus offers on-campus housing to med students.

Health Professions Program

Associate of Science in Radiography

Graduates of the IU School of Medicine Associate Degree in Radiography Program are clinically competent professionals who are qualified to work as entry-level radiologic technologists. Program graduates are trained to communicate effectively in the healthcare environment, think critically and apply problem-solving skills in the healthcare environment and understand the value of professional development and growth.

After completing radiography program coursework (within 22 months), graduates will be able to pass the ARRT national certification on the first attempt and secure employment within six months post-graduation, if pursuing employment. Applicants can find additional program information in the IUPUI Campus Bulletin, including program requirements, admissions, the professional program, an advanced standing option and course descriptions.

Competencies

At appropriate points during the radiography program, the student will be able to:

  • Demonstrate appropriate knowledge of radiographic procedures.
  • Apply radiographic positioning skills effectively.
  • Determine appropriate technical factors.
  • Apply principles of radiation protection for patient, self and others.
  • Demonstrate overall competence in performance of radiographic procedures.
  • Use effective oral communication skills with clinical staff and patients.
  • Demonstrate effective written communication skills.
  • Evaluate images and make appropriate adjustments to technical factors or procedure.
  • Adapt positioning for trauma patients.
  • Determine the importance of continued professional development.
  • Attend professional meetings.
Bruce W. Long, MSC

Bruce W. Long, MSC

Director of Radiologic Sciences
Kellie S. Cranfill, MS

Kellie S. Cranfill, MS

Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiologic Sciences

Application Requirements

Applicants interested in pursuing an Associate Degree in Radiography must complete all college-level requirements by the end of the spring semester prior to entry with a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.80 on a 4.00 scale. Applicants must also have a minimum component (math/science) grant point average of 2.50 on a 4.00 scale. A formal interview is required as part of the application process.

Accreditation

The IU School of Medicine Radiography, A.S. Program at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis is fully accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology, 20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606-3182, 312-704-5300.