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Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)


Are you interested in pursuing MRI technologist training or earning Continuing Education Units (CEU) from the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT)? Do you want to specialize your education to help make yourself more marketable in your organization and field? Then our fully online MRI training in Minnesota and Wisconsin may be perfect for you! In our MRI training, you’ll learn how this advanced medical imaging technology helps physicians clearly and accurately diagnose diseases and injuries.

Developed by experienced instructors and industry experts, this 35-hour, non-credit MRI training is fully online, self-paced and meets the structured education requirement needed to sit for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) certification exam.1 This convenient, easy-to-use online system helps you develop skills through videos, images and interactive elements, including assessments to affirm your proficiency at your own pace. For $550, you can invest in your career and your patients.

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Professional-Supported Education

We've been training healthcare professionals for 15 years. You'll learn through curriculum that is online by design, built to help capable and busy people move into in-demand healthcare careers like radiologic technology, nursing, surgical technology, and more. We also offer 24/7 tech support while you complete your fully online MRI training.

Rasmussen University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org), an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

After This Training

What Will I Be Prepared to Do When I’m Done?

Strive for Industry Certification

MRI technologist training at Rasmussen University fulfills the academic portion required to sit for the ARRT certification exam. By earning ARRT certification, you will join the ranks of verified professionals.

Help Advance Your Career

In-depth MRI training can help you pursue growth in your healthcare career and future opportunities. You’ll learn how to take clear images, collaborate with physicians and confidently support your patients.

Pursue Potential Job Growth

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the projected job growth for MRI technologists by 2028 is 7%.2 MRI tech training in Minnesota and Wisconsin from Rasmussen University can help set you up for success in this growing field.


What Skills Will I Gain?

Fundamental MRI Technology

Learn the fundamentals of MRI technology and processes. Develop your knowledge of how the MRI tech uses radio waves and magnets in order to view internal body structures.

Patient Care and Safety

Discover best practices associated with patient care and safety within the MRI exam environment. Communicate to patients the steps of the MRI procedure to help them feel secure and supported.

Advanced MRI Examinations

Assess data acquisitions for quality diagnostic imaging. Describe the components of MRI formations and evaluations. Differentiate pulse sequence concepts used in MRI procedures.

Post-Process MRI Evaluation

Select imaging options that enhance workflow and image quality. Collaborate with physicians in order to accurately diagnose patients. Select appropriate post-processing applications to complete a comprehensive exam.

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Learn to use advanced magnetic resonance imaging technology to access clear images of your patient's anatomy.

Training Schedule

What Will My Schedule Look Like?

  • MRI classes are fully online and self-paced, meaning that you can learn whenever works best for you and your schedule. The MRI technologist training curriculum is delivered in easily digestible content, from videos and images to more interactive elements, like self-assessments, to help confirm what you are learning. The online format saves your progress in real time, allowing you to stop and complete your work later at a more convenient time. You have 180 days to complete your MRI training after your first access. Note that you must begin the training within 30 days of payment.

100% Online & Self-Paced

$550 Affordable Training

Training Locations

Where Can I Find MRI Training Near Me?

MRI training at Rasmussen University is fully online, but, currently, only available to residents in Minnesota and Wisconsin. While learners will be completing their MRI training classes online, they will be able to receive 24/7 tech support.

What Should I Know Before I Register?

The MRI  training is designed to satisfy only the structured education requirement for a post-primary eligibility pathway MRI certification from the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT). Additional certification requirements apply, which are not provided by Rasmussen University. The full requirements of this certification are:

  1. Current ARRT certification and registration in radiography, nuclear medicine technology, radiation therapy or sonography
  2. Structured education requirements
  3. Clinical education requirements (completed within 24 months of application)
  4. Ethics requirement
  5. Examination requirement

This training does not satisfy requirements 1, 3, 4 or 5.

In order to register for the MRI training, a current ARRT certification and registration in radiography, nuclear medicine technology, radiation therapy or sonography is required, and will be verified by Rasmussen University. Upon such verification, the prospective learner will be notified and allowed to register for the MRI training.

Registration Requirements

As part of the registration process for MRI training, Rasmussen University will verify your current certification. You must be certified or registered in one of the following areas: radiography, nuclear medicine technology, radiation therapy or sonography.


Steps to Registration

To register for our MRI training in Minnesota or Wisconsin, follow the steps below:

If you have any additional questions, you can contact [email protected].

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