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Major: Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions


Introduction

Allied health diagnostic, intervention, and treatment professions programs prepare students to perform a variety of examinations and/or treatments, including cardiovascular technology, nuclear medical technology, respiratory care, athletic training, genetic therapy, and others.

Specific programs included in this major:

  • Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, & Treatment Professions, Other
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Cardiopulmonary Technology/Technologist
  • Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist
  • Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer & Ultrasound Technician
  • Electrocardiograph Technology/Technician
  • Electroneurodiagnostic/Electroencephalographic Technology/Technologist
  • Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
  • Gene/Genetic Therapy
  • Hearing Instrument Specialist
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Technology/Technician
  • Mammography Technician/Technology
  • Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
  • Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Perfusion Technology/Perfusionist
  • Physician Assistant
  • Polysomnography
  • Radiation Protection/Health Physics Technician
  • Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
  • Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
  • Surgical Technology/Technologist

 

Typical Degrees Offered

Minnesota schools offer several different award levels for this major. The number of 2016-2017 graduates in the chart below were awarded the following degrees:

Award of less than 1 academic year, 8 graduates

Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years, 111 graduates

Associates degree, 603 graduates

Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years, 10 graduates

Bachelor degree*, 99 graduates

Master degree**, 96 graduates

*This award level also includes post-bachelor's certificates.
**This award level also includes post-master's certificates.

 

Careers You Qualify For With This Major

 

Schools That Offer This Major

SchoolCity
Anoka Technical College Anoka
Century College White Bear Lake
Inver Hills Community College Inver Grove Heights
Lake Superior College Duluth
Mesabi Range College - Eveleth Eveleth
Metropolitan State University - Online Saint Paul
Minneapolis Community and Technical College Minneapolis
Minnesota State College Southeast - Winona Winona
Minnesota State Community and Technical College - Detroit Lakes Detroit Lakes
Minnesota State Community and Technical College - Moorhead Moorhead
Minnesota State University, Mankato Mankato
Minnesota West Community and Technical College - Jackson Jackson
Minnesota West Community and Technical College - Worthington Worthington
Northland Community and Technical College - East Grand Forks East Grand Forks
Ridgewater College - Hutchinson Hutchinson
Ridgewater College - Willmar Willmar
Riverland Community College - Austin Austin
Riverland Community College - Online Austin
Rochester Community and Technical College Rochester
Saint Paul College St. Paul
South Central College - North Mankato North Mankato
St. Cloud State University St. Cloud
St. Cloud Technical & Community College St. Cloud
Winona State University Winona

 

Related Majors

 

College Preparation

In Minnesota, your school may have developed a Program of Study in this career area. A Program of Study is an academic and career plan developed by your high school to help move you towards a career and college path. A Program of Study can help you:

  • Select high school classes that prepare you for college and getting a job
  • Understand how the classes you're taking in high school lead to a career
  • Identify extra-curricular activities that are related to your career interest
  • See what classes at your school offer early college credit that will save you time and money towards your college expenses
  • Graduate from high school prepared for your next step toward the career you choose

Learn more about Programs of Study at your high school.

 

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