Please read all instructions carefully!
In order to be considered for the MRI Program, you must complete the following:
- GRCC will start accepting applications October 1, 2018 for the May 2019 cohort.
- Apply to GRCC if you are not a current student.
- Fill out the application packet described below.
- Submit all items in an envelope addressed to the Program Director of Radiologic Technology.
- The entire packet must be delivered to GRCC Main Campus, Room 502 in the College Park Plaza Building by 12 noon Monday, February 18, 2019.
Must be mailed by Friday, February 15, 2019 to the following:
Program Director – 502 CPP
143 Bostwick Ave. NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Questions Call (616) 234-4349
|The packet must include:||Points awarded if included|
|Copy of current ARRT card (Must have current registry with the ARRT in the field of Radiography.)||3 pts|
|Completed GRCC Application. Everyone, including past and current students, must complete this, there is no charge (Available online at MRI Application or in 502 College Park Plaza Building)||3 pts|
|Cover Letter||2 pts|
|Two letters of Recommendation from persons that can speak to your healthcare skills; one from a current supervisor, and one from a Radiologist, Radiology PA, Radiology NP, or past Clinical Instructor||4 pts|
|Unofficial transcripts from the school where student completed Radiologic Technology Degree, including transfer credits. Please have official transcripts sent to GRCC Enrollment Center, but include the unofficial in the packet.||2 pts|
|TOTAL points for the packet||16 PTS|
The rubric on the following page shows the point values that will be awarded. Interviews will be granted during the month of June 2019 to seven of the top scoring prospective students. Four students will be accepted into the program to start in August 2019.
|Category||POSSIBLE POINTS AWARDED|
|Admissions Packet (see table above)||up to 16 points|
Cumulative College GPA (Calculated GPA table below)
|up to 25 points|
Combined GPA (RT 207 Radiation Physics, BI 121 and 122 or equivalents)
4 pts. – A, A-
3 pts. – B+, B, B-
2 pts. – C+, C
Each course is given a point value; values are totaled and divided by three.
|up to 4 points|
|TOTAL possible points||
up to 45 points
|College GPA||99+ Credits||88-98 Credits||77-87 Credits||70-76 Credits|
|3.90 and up||25||23||21||19|
Note: 25 points possible
MRI Orientation Day
Required MRI orientation day, 9:00am – 1:00 p.m. in April 11, 2019 for students accepted into the program. You will be notified by email if you are accepted.