A Message to Victims of Hurricane Matthew...
For our programs that have been impacted by the terrible devastation from Hurricane Matthew, we wish to assure all program faculty, clinical staff, and students that you and your families are in our thoughts and prayers. If any situations arise that might hinder normal program operations, please do not hesitate to contact the JRCERT office for guidance or assistance.
Chief Executive Officer
At the Spring 2015 board meeting, the Directors voted to open all current Standards for an Accredited Educational Program (2014) documents to begin a comprehensive revision.
The Initial Standards Revision Survey for Programs and Faculty is now available within the Standards Revision Page. To go to the survey page click here.
If you are considering a career in radiography, radiation therapy, magnetic resonance, or medical dosimetry, you will want to choose an accredited educational program to prepare you for your career. Successful completion of a JRCERT-accredited program assures you that you will be provided with the knowledge, skills, and professional values required for career success. The JRCERT monitors performance measures of programs and makes this information available to the public. Click on this link to find a program and then click "View" to see the Program Effectiveness Data for that program.
The JRCERT understands that program officials and faculty must be well informed and up-to-date on the latest accreditation information if the program is to remain successful in meeting its defined mission and goals. To that end, our Web site is designed to keep you updated on JRCERT activities and program resources, policies, the latest information on learning outcomes assessment, and Board interpretations of the STANDARDS. If you need assistance or have a question, please do not hesitate to contact the JRCERT office at 312-704-5300 or contact us online.
The Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) promotes excellence in education and elevates the quality and safety of patient care through the accreditation of educational programs in radiography, radiation therapy, magnetic resonance, and medical dosimetry. The JRCERT is the only agency recognized by the United States Department of Education(USDE) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), for the accreditation of traditional and distance delivery educational programs in radiography, radiation therapy, magnetic resonance, and medical dosimetry.