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Radiologic Technology

These instructions are for the Pre-Registration Screening for the CNM Radiologic Technology Program.

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Contact CPE Form

(505) 224-4111

Requirements

Deadlines

Fall 2017

  • Screening Form Available: May 5, 2017
  • Screening Form Deadline: June 30, 2017

Fall 2018

  • Screening Form Available: May 4, 2018
  • Screening Form Deadline: July 6, 2018

Forms will open by 9 a.m. (MST) on the Available date.

Forms will close on the deadlines listed at 5 p.m. (MST).

Program Information

  • Seats available in the program: 24
  • Entrance availability: every Fall term
  • Average number of approved applicants: 63

Average is based on a calendar year of screened applicants (Fall 2016 - Fall 2017)

Required Coursework

  • AAS Mathematics Requirement 3-4 credit hour(s)
  • BIO 2210: Human Anatomy and Physiology I 3 credit hour(s) 
  • ENG 1101: College Writing 3 credit hour(s)
  • HIT 1020: Medical Terminology and Anatomy 3 credit hour(s)
  • HLTH 1040: Introduction to Medical Imaging 3 credit hour(3)

        or HLTH 1196: Introduction to Medical Imaging 3 credit hour(3)

       Only the HLTH 1196 that was offered during the summer 2015 term – others do not apply.

  • BPCS 1092: Basic Patient Care Skills 1 credit hour

Completion of the CNM Nursing Assistant program will satisfy the course (BPCS 1092) requirement IF completed within two academic years of start of the Radiologic Technology program.

*For Example*

  • Student will be beginning Radiologic Technology program in Fall 2017 and completed CNM Nursing Assistant program in Fall 2015 (Acceptable)
  • Student will be beginning Radiologic Technology program in Fall 2017 and completed CNM Nursing Assistant program in Fall 2014 (NOT Acceptable)

CNA programs completed outside of CNM will NOT satisfy the course (BPSC 1092) requirement.


Required courses for the Radiologic Technology Program are listed in the catalog.

If you are registered in required courses at CNM you will be considered "in progress." These courses must be on your CNM record with a final grade by the end of the term to be eligible to start the program. Courses also must be "in progress" at CNM.

Classes must be completed with a grade of "C" or better. If you do not complete these courses successfully you may lose your seat in the program.

Grade Point Average (GPA)

Cumulative GPA: The Radiologic Technology Program requires an overall GPA of 2.5 on all CNM courses. If you have completed less than 16 credit hours at CNM, cumulative GPAs from all other institutions for which you have submitted transcripts will be averaged into your CNM GPA. More information can be found under Grade Point Average (GPA) under Screening Criteria and Guidelines.

TEAS for Allied Health Entrance Exam

Completion of TEAS for Allied Health Entrance Exam (formerly called the HOBET exam) or HESI A2 Exam is required to be eligible for this program.

Minimum Required Scores

  • Comprehensive: 60.00%
  • Reading: 70.30%
  • Math: 67.90%
  • English: 58.50%
  • Science: 47.40%

Minimum required scores in Reading, Math, English and Science can be obtained through multiple attempts, however each attempt must have a minimum comprehensive (composite) score of 60.00%. If a student reaches a minimum required score in one of the four categories but does not score a 60.00% overall, the attempt will not be valid.

Exam results will be sent from the CNM Assessment Center directly to the Coordinated Program Entry Office.

If you took the TEAS for Allied Health exam at another school and wish to use that score, you must request your transcript to be sent to CNM. Log into your ATI Allied Health account and order either a TEAS for Allied Health Transcript. For HOBET transcripts call (913) 661-5592. Scores sent from another school must meet CNM criteria.

HESI A2 Exam

The HESI exam must be completed with a 75% on all six sections (Math, Grammar, Reading, Vocabulary, Biology and Chemistry), and an overall score of 75%. Learn more about the HESI exam.

Sign up for the exam online on the Workforce Training Center website:

  • Click on "Course Offerings" on the left-hand side.
  • Then look under "Testing and Assessments" on the right-hand side.
  • Click on NMNEC HESI A2 EXAM.

You are only allowed to take the test twice in any twelve month period. The second attempt must be a minimum of 45 days after the first attempt. The third attempt may be scheduled one year after the second attempt. If you retake the exam, you should sign up for a test date that says "HESI A2 EXAM RETAKE."

Results of the exam are good for one year. Exam results will be sent from Workforce Training Center directly to the Coordinated Program Entry Office. If you took the HESI A2 exam at another school and wish to use that score, you must contact HESI directly at (800) 950-2728 and ask to have your score sent via email to . Scores sent from another school must meet CNM criteria.

Complete the Following Prior to Screening

  1. Enroll as a CNM student (if you are not already a CNM student). Visit the Registration & Application page.

  2. Receive CNM ID number and CNM email address. Check your email address to make sure it is functioning properly and contact Information Technology Services if you have questions.

  3. If you have attended other colleges/universities, have all transcripts sent to the CNM Records Office and allow time for processing. When evaluation is complete, you will receive an email showing how credits were evaluated.

Once you complete the form, you will be notified of your form status by CNM email and it is your responsibility to check your CNM account regularly. You will be notified of the date, time, and what courses to register for in the program. If you successfully register for the program, classes will begin in the upcoming term.

Attend Compliance Orientation

If you are successfully registered for the Radiologic Technology program, you must attend a Mandatory Compliance Orientation prior to starting the program. During this orientation specific information will be given regarding what is required for you to get ready for the clinical portion of this program. You will receive an email from with a deadline and a link to sign up for the orientation. For more information on the compliance requirements for this program please visit the Office of Verification and Compliance.

Submit the Form

The Pre-Registration Screening Form is not available at this time. Check the deadlines section of this page for more information.