Apply to the Mammography Certification Program

Steps to a Successful Enrollment

Use the information here to apply directly to the Mammography Certificate Program. Call our office if you have questions regarding the processes listed here.

Application Requirements

  • Application packets must be received a minimum of four-weeks prior to the start of each semester.
  • Current ARRT Certification in Radiologic Technology
  • CPR—BLS for healthcare providers
  • Current immunizations
  • Successfully complete a background check and drug screen
  • After acceptance into to the program, students will apply for a provisional mammography license with the State of Colorado.

Step 1. Enroll in CCD

If you haven’t done so yet, you must be a current CCD student to enroll in this program. The CCD application is free.

Step 2. Check off List

Use this check off list to help you keep track of your application documents. This form must be signed, dated, and included with your application material.

Step 3. Submit the Appropriate Paperwork

Admission packets are accepted from April 15 to May 15th (verified by postmark) for fall semester matriculation. Incomplete or late packets will not be considered for admission. Please keep your own copies of all documentation submitted. Please contact our office for further instructions and or questions.

There are a number of items you must submit along with documents you must complete and include with your application to be enrolled in the mammography program. Please contact our office for further instructions and or questions.

Step 4. Background Check (BGC) and Drug Screen Information

  • Please do not begin background check process until instructed to do so by the Mammography Program Coordinator.
  • Regardless of a previous employment background check (BGC), a new one must be initiated through Castle Branch
  • There is a non-refundable fee of $63.00.
  • You must provide proof of completion date and receipt of the background check and drug-screen to the program coordinator.
  • Read, sign, and print the CCD Informed Consent for Background Check and include it in your application packet.

Step 5. Mammography License Application

Once you are accepted into the program, complete the application for a Colorado provisional mammography license via the State of Colorado’s Department of Public Health and Environment.

Download the application and bring it to the first class meeting for RTE 250.