Online Cardiac-Interventional Radiography FAQ

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Who is eligible for the Cardiac-Interventional Radiography Specialization?

Any imaging professional that holds a credential related to the imaging sciences may enter the Cardiac-Interventional Radiography specialization. This includes, but is not limited to, radiographers, sonographers, MRI/CT technologists, nuclear medicine technologists, radiation therapists.

What is the curriculum of Cardiac-Interventional Radiography Specialization?

31 credit hours are required for this specialization; however, 120 credit hours are required for the Bachelor of Science Degree in Radiologic Sciences. 

How many students are admitted to the program each time?

There is no limit to the number of students within this program. 

Where are the lectures given?

The Cardiac-Interventional Radiography coursework is offered 100% via synchronous distance education environment. No relocation or campus residency is required.

Are there any extra expenses that a student would incur?

Current SIU In-State tuition plus applicable fees are charged for all Distance Education students. Please refer the off-campus tuition and fees for more information.