Individual State Licensure Information

Listed below are links to each state’s information regarding radiologic technologist licensure, certification or recognition. For states that do not license personnel, you can refer to the state’s radiation control program for information on radiation safety. 

Due to the transitional nature of the internet, hyperlinks may change. If the links on this page are broken, please let ASRT know by emailing governmentrelations@asrt.org

Alabama

Does not license personnel.

Alaska

http://dhss.alaska.gov/dph/Labs/Pages/radiological/default.aspx

Arizona

https://arra.az.gov/

Arkansas

http://www.healthy.arkansas.gov/programsServices/hsLicensingRegulation/RadiationControl/Pages/RadiologicTechnologyLicensure.aspx
https://www.armedicalboard.org/Professionals/requirements.aspx?type=5

California

http://www.cdph.ca.gov/programs/Pages/RadiologicHealthBranch.aspx

Colorado

https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/cdphe/xray

Connecticut

http://www.ct.gov/dph/cwp/view.asp?a=3121&q=389566

Delaware

http://dhss.delaware.gov/dph/hsp/orc.html

District of Columbia

Does not license personnel.

Florida

http://www.floridahealth.gov/licensing-and-regulation/radiologic-technology/index.html

Georgia

Licenses equipment; does not license personnel. Regulations require six hours of radiation safety education.
http://epd.georgia.gov/air/radiation-programs
http://epd.georgia.gov/sites/epd.georgia.gov/files/Medical_Guide-rev8-Jan2015%5B1%5D.pdf

Hawaii

http://health.hawaii.gov/irhb/radforms/

Idaho

Does not license personnel.

Illinois

https://public.iema.state.il.us/iema/radiation/radtech/radtechlogin.asp

Indiana

http://www.in.gov/isdh/23279.htm

Iowa

http://idph.iowa.gov/radiological-health

Kansas

http://www.ksbha.org/professions/LRT.shtml

Kentucky

http://kbmirt.ky.gov/Pages/default.aspx

Louisiana

http://www.lsrtbe.org/

Maine

http://www.maine.gov/pfr/professionallicensing/professions/radiological/index.html

Maryland

http://www.mbp.state.md.us/pages/allied_health.html

Massachusetts

http://www.mass.gov/eohhs/gov/departments/dph/programs/environmental-health/exposure-topics/radiation/radiologic-technologist/

Michigan

http://www.michigan.gov/lara/0,4601,7-154-11407_35791---,00.html

Minnesota

http://www.health.state.mn.us/divs/eh/radiation/xray/index.html

Mississippi

http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/30,0,82.html
https://www.msbml.ms.gov/msbml/web.nsf/webpages/Licensure_RAinfo?OpenDocument&Page=Licensure_RAapp

Missouri

Does not license personnel.

Montana

http://bsd.dli.mt.gov/license/bsd_boards/rts_board/board_page.asp

Nebraska

http://dhhs.ne.gov/publichealth/Pages/puh_enh_rad_index.aspx

Nevada

Does not license personnel.

New Hampshire

http://www.dhhs.nh.gov/dphs/radiological/index.htm

New Jersey

http://www.state.nj.us/dep/rpp/tec/index.htm

New Mexico

https://www.env.nm.gov/nmrcb/radtech.html

New York

http://www.health.ny.gov/professionals/doctors/radiological/
http://www.op.nysed.gov/prof/med/rsa.htm

North Carolina

Does not license personnel.

North Dakota

http://www.ndmirtboard.com/

Ohio

http://www.odh.ohio.gov/odhprograms/rp/rlic/rlic1.aspx
http://www.med.ohio.gov/Applicants/RadiologistAssistant(RA).aspx

Oklahoma

http://www.okmedicalboard.org/radiologist_assistants

Oregon

http://www.oregon.gov/obmi/Pages/index.aspx

Pennsylvania

http://www.dep.pa.gov/Business/RadiationProtection/RadiationControl/X-rayMachineProgram/Pages/ContinuingEd.aspx#.Vp6huqHn_AU http://www.pacode.com/secure/data/049/chapter18/subchapEtoc.html

Rhode Island

http://www.health.ri.gov/licensing/healthcare/#otherhealth

South Carolina

http://www.scrqsa.org/

South Dakota

Does not license personnel.

Tennessee

http://tn.gov/health/topic/xray-board
http://tn.gov/assets/entities/health/attachments/PH-3887.pdf

Texas

http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/mrt/
http://www.tmb.state.tx.us/page/licensing

Utah

http://www.dopl.utah.gov/licensing/radiology.html

Vermont

https://www.sec.state.vt.us/professional-regulation/list-of-professions/radiologic-technology.aspx
http://healthvermont.gov/hc/med_board/application.aspx#ra

Virginia

http://www.dhp.virginia.gov/medicine/advisory/rt/

Washington

http://www.doh.wa.gov/LicensesPermitsandCertificates/ProfessionsNewReneworUpdate/RadiologicTechnologist
http://www.doh.wa.gov/LicensesPermitsandCertificates/ProfessionsNewReneworUpdate/RadiologistAssistant
http://www.doh.wa.gov/LicensesPermitsandCertificates/ProfessionsNewReneworUpdate/XRayTechnician
http://www.doh.wa.gov/LicensesPermitsandCertificates/ProfessionsNewReneworUpdate/CardiovascularInvasiveSpecialist

West Virginia

http://www.wvrtboard.org/
Radiologist assistant - https://wvbom.wv.gov/Rules.asp

Wisconsin

http://dsps.wi.gov/Boards-Councils/Board-Pages/Radiography-Examining-Board-Main-Page/

Wyoming

http://plboards.state.wy.us/radiology/index.asp

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