Time Management Vital for Success in X-ray Course

The x-ray course at MTS is one of the most popular diploma programs. For one thing, the course takes less than a year to complete. Grads can begin an x-ray career quickly. MTS is very proud of its job placement rate of 73% for those graduating on time. However, the course is very demanding and challenging. Students who start the program have to be ready to commit to it fully. This is not a program where you can skip class and take the final at the end. So much of the x-ray course works on practical skills. That means it’s impossible to do well if you skip class.

Start an X-ray Career After a Year of Study

Before beginning the x-ray program, students have to clear their schedules. You may have to work part-time. But you have to work with your boss so your work schedule won’t interfere with classes. MTS holds classes during the day. So students can work evenings. However, it’s important to schedule enough study time, too. Before starting the program, it’s a good idea to sit down and work out how much time you need to study. Figure out if you can fit a job in, too. Calculate your living expenses, as well as tuition and books. Some students find it’s better to save up for a while before starting.

Find out more about the x-ray technician program. See the course requirements, then make an appointment to speak to an admissions counselor.