Master of Science in Radiologist Assistant
Loma Linda University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Radiologist Assistant teaches students to serve as extensions to radiologists as they learn to work under the supervision of radiologists to provide patient care in the diagnostic imaging environment.  Courses teach students to perform procedures and clinical activities, impact health care delivery, maintain recognized standards, and employ proper ethics.


  • Hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • The Bachelor’s degree can be in Administration or Science (does not have to be Radiology related)
  • The degree must be posted, and the official transcript received, in order for the student to begin coursework in the fall quarter
  • A graduate of an accredited medical radiography (x-ray) program
  • ARRT R.T.(R) licensure, and be in good standing
  • Current CPR certification 
  • Two-years, full time work experience (post-medical radiography licensure)

Students are required to be on campus in Loma Linda, California a few times during the program, usually for one-day visits

School Accreditation Statement

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission

Geographic Restrictions

Loma Linda University is unable to accept students into online programs who live in the following states because of restrictive state authorization regulation requirements for distance education: Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Ma