To become an X-ray technician, also known as an MRI or radiologic technician, an individual must earn an associate's degree, and possibly become certified or licensed, depending on the state, says the U.S. Bureau of Labo... More »

X-ray technicians perform diagnostic tests on patients, including running X-ray scans, CT scans and MRIs; they sometimes administer dyes and drinks to patients for scans requiring contrast images. X-ray technicians work ... More »

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To obtain an X-ray tech certification, students must complete certificate programs in radiologic technology and x-ray to prepare for state licensing exams and tests offered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technolo... More »

Whether an individual pursues a bachelor's degree, associate's degree or nursing program diploma, required coursework for nursing involves classes in anatomy, physiology, microbiology and chemistry, states the Bureau of ... More »

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Many employers prefer medical assistants to have postsecondary education such as a certificate from an accredited health care institution or an associate's degree, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Medica... More »

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Become an X-ray technician by taking high school science courses, completing an accredited radiologic technology program, passing a certification exam and obtaining a state license. State licensing requirements typically... More »

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Registered nurses typically come to the field through a bachelor's of science degree in nursing, an associate's degree or a nursing program diploma, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Licensed practical nurses ... More »

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