Medical Imaging

The Medical Imaging Department oversees programs and courses related to the imaging technologies area of allied health careers. The department has clinical affiliations with every major medical institution in the Capital Region, and graduates are highly sought-after.


The department oversees the following academic programs:

Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography (Certificate)
Echocardiographers, who are also called cardiac ultrasound technologists or technicians, use sonographic equipment to detect possible blood clots inside the heart, fluid buildup in the pericardium or other abnormalities. Echocardiography is also used to detect heart problems in the fetus, infants, children and adults.

Diagnostic Medical Sonography (Certificate)
Sonographers, who are also called ultrasound technologists or technicians, use special imaging equipment that directs sound waves into a patient's body to assess and diagnose various medical conditions.

Radiologic Technology (A.A.S.)
Radiologic technologists, also called X-ray technologists, perform diagnostic imaging examinations, such as X-rays, on patients. This degree prepares you with a full understanding of the principles of the diagnostic uses of radiation.

Academic Advisement

Students in this department receive academic advisement by appointment. Please contact Sandra Goyer at (518) 629-7123 or to make an appointment.


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Get in Touch

Department or program information:

Margaret Ewart Zapp
Brahan Hall, Room 026
Regular Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Summer Office Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Program admission information:

Guenther Enrollment Services Center, Room 223
Regular Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.