Apply to the Master of Health Science - Radiologist Assistant Program

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To apply to the radiologist assistant program, start by selecting the appropriate option below:

U.S. Applicants 

International Applicants 
View additional international admission requirements (PDF)

All application materials must be sent to the Office of Graduate Admissions at:

Quinnipiac University
Office of Graduate Admissions NH-GRD
275 Mount Carmel Avenue
Hamden, CT 06518

Applications are reviewed once all of the required materials have been received. You can check the status of your application at the self-help center by simply logging back into the account that you created to submit your application. Additionally, you will be notified when your application has reached the Office of Graduate Admissions and which materials, if any, are outstanding.

It is your responsibility to ensure that missing documents are received prior to the stated admissions deadline. The Office of Graduate Admissions is not responsible for materials sent to other offices or personnel. 


Application Start Date

The Radiologist Assistant program begins only in the summer semester. The program is on a rolling admission schedule and applications are accepted throughout the year.  

Application Deadline
Applicants are advised to submit their application by April 1 for the summer semester.

Admission Requirements
To qualify for the radiologist assistant program, candidates must have: 

  • Completed their bachelor's degree
  • Be a radiologic technologist in good standing with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists
  • Completed a minimum of 2,000 hours of direct patient care contact post-radiography certification
  • Have a certification in CPR for Healthcare Professionals
  • Completed the following prerequisite course requirements:
    • 4 credits of chemistry
    • 3 credits of college-level mathematics
    • 16 credits of biology with labs, including anatomy and physiology
    • 3 credits of pathophysiology

The radiologist assistant program does not accept transfer credits, applications for challenge examinations or credits for experiential learning.

The most qualified individuals will be offered an interview with the program director. 

Required Documents

  • Application: Complete the information required on the application form.    
  • Fee: You will be asked to include a non-refundable application fee of $45 by credit or debit card when submitting your application. 
  • Official Transcripts: Submit official transcripts from ALL undergraduate, graduate and professional schools attended (including part-time and summer study). If you received transfer credit from another institution, it is still necessary to send a transcript from the original university. These transcripts must be provided by the institutions in a sealed envelope.    
  • Evaluator Forms/Letters of Recommendation: You must have two professional references submitted on your behalf.  Once you enter your recommenders contact information on the application and move to the next screen, they will automatically be emailed a form to complete and return to the Office of Graduate Admissions.
  • Letter of Intent:  You will be asked to upload a letter of intent discussing why you wish to pursue the radiologist assistant program and how a degree from Quinnipiac will assist you in your career goals.     
  • Resume: You will be asked to include an up-to-date resume.    
  • CPR Certification:  Please email a copy of your CPR certification to graddocuments@quinnipiac.edu.
  • ARRT License: Please email a copy of your ARRT license to graddocuments@quinnipiac.edu. 
  • International applicants - please click here to view additional admission requirements.

If you're considering one of Quinnipiac's outstanding graduate programs, you're on your way to joining a graduate community committed to academic excellence and professional preparation at the highest level.

Our secure online application is designed to be convenient and efficient. If you need assistance with your application--or would like additional information on your program of interest--contact the staff in Graduate Admissions.

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