Online Radiography Management & Education Program

Southern Illinois University



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Online Radiologic Sciences Management and Education

The School of Health Sciences is pleased to offer the convenience and flexibility to complete a Bachelor of Science degree specialization in Radiologic Sciences Management / Education completely online.

Designed specifically for the working imaging professional in mind, this program gives students the opportunity to study managerial theories, philosophies, styles, and techniques. Additionally, students will be introduced to educational concepts as they relate to medical imaging departments. The primary focus of this program is to allow students who wish to enter either radiography management or radiography education the opportunity to learn and develop the skills necessary for success in these two environments.

Similar to most baccalaureate degrees, this Bachelor of Science in Radiologic Sciences requires a total of 120 credit hours, which includes both the 31 hours of management / education coursework for specialization as well as general education and senior institution requirements for the University.  Transfer credits can be evaluated for acceptance toward degree completion.


The online Radiology Management / Education degree completion program is available for those meeting standard SIU entrance requirements who hold a credential related to the imaging sciences. This includes, but is not limited to: radiographers, sonographers, MRI / CT technologists, nuclear medicine technologists, radiation therapists, and medical dosimetrists.

Check out the program’s admission requirements and FAQ for more information.


To apply for the online Radiology Management / Education degree completion program, first visit the Undergraduate Admissions website and apply to SIU.


All courses for this program are delivered 100% via an asynchronous distance education environment, structured to be completed at your convenience by set deadlines. A team of instructors, teaching assistants, and program staff work to prepare and deliver course materials and provide support for you.

The University’s Morris Library provides information and support for distance education learning.


The Radiology Management / Education specialization requires thirty-one credit hours of management / education coursework. Check out the program’s course sequence and curriculum  and course syllabi for an idea of what to expect.

This program offers continuous enrollment, so students may begin the program at any time. Part-time enrollment is available.


The cost for the online Radiology Management / Education degree completion program is determined by SIU’s Off-Campus tuition and fee structure. Please refer to the Off-Campus Tuition and Fees Calculator for additional information. Some courses will require the purchase of textbooks or other materials.

Financial aid and scholarships may be available. Please visit the SIU Financial Aid website for more information.


The online Radiology Management / Education specialization offered here at SIU is a great opportunity for any individual in the radiologic sciences who wants to obtain their B.S. degree and has an interest in advancing their career in management or education.  


For questions, or to request more information, please contact either:

Interim Program Director, Sandi Watts, at or (618) 453-7260


Academic Advisor, Michael Rowell, at or (618) 453-8869


View the Undergraduate Catalog for more information about University policies and requirements.