Associate of Science Degree: Class size is limited and all
applicants may not be selected for participation in the radiologic
imaging sciences program. Early consideration will be given to those who
have submitted complete applications (see the required items below) by
the last working day in January. Application, required fee, and all
required documents must be received by
March 1 to be assured of consideration for admission.
For Registered Technologist ONLY, Bachelor of Science Degree: Application, required fee, and
all required documents must be received by May 1 for fall
semester and by October 1 for spring semester to be assured of
consideration for admissions.
Admission: The College of Health Professions Application
for Admission is required.* You may choose to
apply directly online
by clicking here or you may
print a copy of the application, then complete and mail it to
the address on the form.
$40.00 non-refundable fee is required and must accompany the
application. (If applying to multiple programs, a $40.00 fee is
required for the first program and $10.00 for each additional
Transcripts: Arrange for each college or university you have
attended to forward an official transcript of your course work. All
official transcripts must be received no later than the appropriate
date listed above.
Observation: Applicants are required to demonstrate an
understanding of the responsibilities and duties of the radiologic
technologist through observation in a hospital radiology department
and discussion with a current radiologic technologist in the field.
For a printable
Observation Form, click
The professional observation must be must be received by March 1. (This requirement is waived for registered radiologic
technologists seeking admission to the bachelor of science degree
Qualified applicants must present themselves in person for an advisory
session and short interview in the division. This session will be scheduled by the
division during the spring semester.
A minimum ACT Reading Score of 18 is required for application to the
program. (ACT Social Studies Score of 18 for students who took
the examination before 1991). The ACT scores must be documented on an official high
school transcript, college transcript, or sent directly from ACT to
the CHP Office of Student Affairs. (This
requirement is waived only for registered radiologic technologists
seeking admission to the Bachelor of Science degree completion
ARRT Card and Reference:
Registered radiologic technologists seeking admission to the
Bachelor of Science degree completion program must submit a copy of
their ARRT card indicating that their status is �in CE Compliance�
and 2 reference forms (click
here to print) completed by their RT
program director and an instructor in their RT program.
Transcripts "issued to
the student" will not substitute for official transcripts forwarded
directly to the College of Health Professions by the institution
issuing the transcripts.
*Admission Requirements for Foreign, Non-permanent Resident Alien, and
Non-native English Speakers:
applicants who are not United States citizens or permanent
resident aliens or for whom English is not their native
language must meet additional admission requirements. Please
consult the Admission/Academic Information section of the CHP
Catalog found at
Arkansas residency will
be considered during selection for admission.
considered without regard to race, color, gender, age, sexual
orientation, religion, national origin or disability status as a
criterion in deciding against any individual in matters of admission,
placement, transfer, hiring, dismissal, compensation, fringe benefits,
training, tuition assistance, and other personnel or
All documents should be
submitted to: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, College of
Health Professions, Office of Student Affairs, UAMS, #619, 4301
West Markham Street, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205. Telephone: (501)