Frequently Asked Questions
A: No. Radiography programs are degree-granting and our Heritage Valley Kennedy School of Radiography has an affiliation with La Roche University.
A: No, La Roche University is only affiliated with Heritage Valley Kennedy.
A: No, but full-time students may take advantage of the dorms available at La Roche University.
A: The ‘Career Shadow’ experience is designed to give each prospective student an inside view of the everyday activities of a radiologic technologist.
A: No, this is a full time, primarily day-time program with some clinical requiring a 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. rotation.
A: That would depend on the coursework you took for your previous degree. All students must complete the required courses. La Roche University will evaluate your transcript and see what courses you might still have to take.
A: That is the number of students approved by the JRCERT (our educational certification agency). Our program is very focused on providing students with specialized and one-on-one attention. This way our students are able to grow and strengthen the clinical skills they need to be successful in the medical field.
A: Although there is no guarantee as to what the job market will be two years from now, historically, our graduates have always found jobs. Many of our graduates continue schooling. With their combined degrees, this allows them more career opportunities.