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Certificate in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Certificate in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

The South College Certificate in Magnetic Resonance Imaging program could prepare you for a career in the MRI field in just 6 months. Earn your Certificate in MRI at South College and begin working toward tomorrow’s career today!


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Degree Features

Certificate in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

  1. Program Duration

    6 months (full-time)

  2. Financial Aid

    Available for qualified MRI program applicants

  3. Location

    Take classes online and complete your clinical requirements in person in Atlanta, Knoxville, Nashville, or Asheville.

Financial Aid

MRI programs near you can be affordable. Financial aid, offered through a variety of government, state, and local programs, grants, and scholarships, is available to those who qualify. To learn more about your financial aid options for pursuing an MRI program, contact us today.

Industry Outlook

MRI certificate programs like ours can prepare you to work as an MRI technologist, specialist, or supervisor in the growing healthcare field. Students who complete our certificate in MRI program are eligible to apply for admission to write the certification examination administered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT). Successful exam completion provides certification to practice as a registered MRI technologist. South College’s health science bachelor’s degree program with an MRI concentration is another option for those seeking to develop additional knowledge in health science and complete MRI training.

Certificate in Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Program Overview

South College’s Certificate in Magnetic Resonance Imaging program is designed to create advancement opportunities for current radiologic technologists, nuclear medicine technologists, ultrasound technologists, and radiation therapists. In this 6-month MRI program, you can develop the knowledge to apply basic protocols of MRI, know when and how to appropriately alter standard protocol, recognize equipment and patient considerations that affect image quality, and maintain a safe MRI environment. The curriculum uses a blended-model with didactic courses offered online and the clinical components completed in-person at South College affiliated health facilities.

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South College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award degrees at the doctorate, educational specialist, master’s, baccalaureate, and associate levels, as well as certificates. Questions about the accreditation of South College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (


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