North Jersey Imaging Academy

North Jersey Imaging Academy

County College of Morris and Passaic County Community College are pleased to form a partnership in the North Jersey Imaging Academy in Computed Tomography, Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Mammography. These certificate programs will offer didactic (lecture) courses that meet the ARRT requirement for “structured education."  In addition, we offer clinical education for our CT and MRI participants.

Who should attend: These programs are intended for a Radiologic Technologist who has a current NJ license and ARRT certified Radiographic Technologists looking to advance their career with additional advanced certifications.

About the Programs: The CT and MRI programs are in compliance with the guidelines required by The American Registry for Radiologic Technologist located at 1255 Northland Drive, St. Paul, Minnesota 55120-1155 The program has been approved for CEUs by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT).

Each certification program (CT or MRI) consists of 3 main components:

  • Didactic (Lecture) education in Cross Sectional Anatomy
  • Didactic (Lecture) education in the specialty area
  • Clinical Practice in the specialty area

Students enrolling in either program are required to take the Cross Sectional Anatomy class unless a course was previously taken. Please provide documentation of that course to the Radiography dept.Didactic courses will be offered at Passaic County Public Safety Academy (PSA) located at 300 Oldham Road, Wayne, NJ 07470. They will be evenings starting at 6:00pm. For directions and parking information, please go to:

Clinical education will be offered during the day, evening and weekend hours. Clinical education hours will be scheduled by the program faculty. Students may select either the CT or MRI program.

Clinical placement is available at the following clinical affiliates:
• St. Joseph’s Medical Center – Paterson, New Jersey
• St. Joseph’s Hospital – Wayne, New Jersey
• St. Joseph’s Ambulatory Imaging Center
• Hackensack University Medical Center – Hackensack, New Jersey
• Morristown Medical Center – Morristown, New Jersey
• Overlook Medical Center – Summit, New Jersey
• Morristown Imaging Center – Morristown and Rockaway, New Jersey
• St. Clare’s Hospital – Denville and Dover Campus, New Jersey
• Hackettstown Regional Medical Center – Hackettstown, New Jersey
• Mountainside Hospital – Upper Montclair, New Jersey
• Newton Medical Center – Newton, New Jersey
• Holy Name Hospital – Teaneck, New Jersey
• University Imaging
* Participants may opt out of clinical for MRI and CT programs.

Registration Process:

All students entering the program will need to provide proof of the following:
• Certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist in a primary discipline (radiography, radiation therapy and nuclear medicine).
• Copy of their New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection license in Diagnostic Radiography.
• Current Resume.
• Upon entering either the CT or MRI clinical courses, the student must have a criminal background check, 11 panel drug screening, physical health exam, current immunizations, flu vaccine, malpractice insurance and a current American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certification (CPR).  This clinical information will be explained at the first lecture class.  These requirements do not not to be submitted for the lecture classes.
• All of these requirements are met at the student’s expense.

All interested candidates must submit the application, their resume, ARRT and DEP NJ License to the faculty below prior to the start of the semester. Upon receiving this information the faculty will contact you on the steps to take to register for the course.

Prof. Denise Vill’Neuve
County College of Morris
214 Center Grove Road
Randolph, NJ 07869

Computed Tomography (CT) Certification Program

Course CodeCourse TitleCEUs
AHP-333Cross Sectional Anatomy - 30 Hours0
AHP-334CT Lecture - 60 Hours0
AHP-335CT Clinical - 600 hours0

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Certification Program

Course CodeCourse TitleCEUs
AHP-333Cross Sectional Anatomy - 30 Hours0
AHP-336MRI Lecture - 75 hours0
AHP-337MRI Clinical - 1200 hours0

Mammography Certification Program

Course CodeCourse TitleCEUs
AHP-333Cross Sectional Anatomy - 30 Hours0
AHP-340Mammography Lecture - 45 hours0