tmI was excited when I found out about Chancellor's practical nursing program. It has always been my dream of becoming a nurse because I enjoy being an advocate for patients. I fell in love with the flexible scheduling and the state-of-the-art simulation lab.

Wayne Fields, Jr.
Prospective Student

Academic Programs - Basic X-Ray Machine Operator

Basic X-Ray Machine Operator - Bright Outlook

Course Outline:
  • Basic X-Ray Fundamentals/ HIV-AIDS (4 Hours)
  • X-Ray Science
  • Radiographic, Positioning, & Pathology
  • Professionalism and Patient Care
  • Ancillary Clinical Skills
  • Anatomy & Physiology

Maintain and use equipment and supplies necessary to demonstrate portions of the human body on x-ray film or fluoroscopic screen for diagnostic purposes.

Sample of reported job titles: Bone Density Technologist; Chief Technician, X-Ray (Chief Tech, X-Ray); Lead Mammographer; Limited Radiology Technician; Mammographer; Radiographer; Radiologic Technician (RT); Radiology Technician (Radiology Tech); Registered Radiographer; X-Ray Technician (X-Ray Tech).

Wages and Employment Trends: National

Median wages (2012)

$19.57 hourly, $40,700 annual

Employment (2012)

90,000 employees

Projected growth (2012-2022)

Much faster than average (22% or higher)

Projected job openings (2012-2022)



  Institutional Licensures

Chancellor Institute is licensed by:
  Florida Commission for
  Independent Education

  Florida Department of Health
  Medical Quality Assurance

  Florida Board of Pharmacy

  Florida Board of Nursing

  Contact Information

For more information, please contact us at the address and telephone number shown, feel free to email us, or send us your comments and questions.

5648 West Atlantic Blvd.
Margate, FL 33063
Office: (954) 532-2680
Fax:    (954) 590-8478
E-mail: info@ichancellor.org