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Every aspiring mammographer deserves the most comprehensive mammography training available. That's why we developed the only online, self-paced initial training course taught by industry experts. Additionally, it is the only course created by mammographers who have trained over 50,000 mammography technologists around the world. The quality of our training results in our students passing their boards with an average 97% pass rate.

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Mammography Initial Training Programs

What you’ll get out of this course: 

Over 25 years of Mammography Initial Training (MIT) experience. The only program with an entirely academic-based faculty.

  • 40-hour Online, Self-paced course, meeting MQSA and state requirements - Get certified on your schedule!
  • 16-hours of Structured Education required by the ARRT and 8-hours of Digital Mammography Training included
  • Accredited by ASRT, Category A Credits
  • "Digital Mammography Positioning Guidebook" textbook included
  • "Digital Image Quality and Positioning Problem-Solving for Breast Imagers" textbook included

A Mammographer’s Perspective

Hear from an outstanding technologist and our trainer, Millie about her journey as a mammographer.

Why should I choose this program?

  • A strong emphasis on proper ergonomics to reduce injuries and increase comfort as a tech.
  • Available to Radiologic Technologists worldwide.
  • Zero-interest payment plans, without a credit check are available. 
  • The course is fun!

I feel lucky to have learned from Mammography Educators. It is easy to tell that all of the lecturers really know the material and best practices and are passionate. Very good educators! Thank you!

 MIT Matters Student

What will I learn in the course? 

  • The importance of standardized positioning
  • Proper positioning
  • Breast anatomy & physiology
  • Physics for mammography
  • Technical factors for mammography
  • Patient interactions & management
  • Digital mammography
  • Breast Tomosynthesis
  • Stereotactic and DBT Breast Biopsy
  • Breast U/S & BIRADS Lexicon
  • The Basics of Breast MRI
  • Image acquisition and informatics
  • Implementation of MQSA and EQUIP
  • Quality assurance & evaluation
  • Benign breast diseases
  • Challenging patients and situations
  • Male breast imaging
  • And so much more!

Why Now?

  • Save money and avoid travel by taking the course from home.
  • Don’t take time away from your life, family and work.
  • Take action! Begin fulfilling a meaningful profession, saving lives every day. 
  • Launch your career with first-class training.

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Choose Your Program

MIT Matters or MIT Accelerated Mentorship?

Start On Your Schedule

You choose when you start your program, we’re here to support you!

Congrats, Mammographer!

Pass your boards! Feel confident - our students average a 97% pass rate!

Mammography Initial Training Programs

MIT Matters
  • Online course, self-paced - get certified from home!
  • 40-hour course, meeting MQSA & state requirements
  • 8-hours Digital Mammography Training
  • Accredited by ASRT
  • Zero-interest payment plans are available
  • Two digital textbooks included

$1,250 $998

MIT Accelerated Mentorship
  • Everything in MIT Matters, PLUS...
  • Hardcopies of 2 textbooks shipped priority mail
  • One-hour individual coaching session 
  • One-half hour live image review - quality matters!
  • Direct email access for support
  • First-look at job opportunities

$2,500 $1,698

DIGITAL BREAST TOMOSYNTHESIS INITIAL TRAINING
  • Meets the MQSA requirement for 8 hours of initial mammography modality-specific training in Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
  • Learn from the inventor of DBTDr. Daniel Kopans, along with Dr. Michael Linver and Dr. Stamatia Destounis
  • Hear from mammography technologists Fabiola Vazquez, R.T.(R)(M), who will provide an easy, yet thorough, understanding of Quality Control and Louise Miller, R.T.(R)(M), who will lecture on Positioning with DBT
  • Offered at a discounted rate for all current and prior Mammography Initial Training students - Contact us for the coupon code!

MIT AMP & DBT Initial Training Bundle

$2,760 $1,893

Includes everything in the MIT Matters & DBT Initial Training Bundle, PLUS...

  • Hardcopies of 2 textbooks shipped priority mail
  • One-hour individual coaching session 
  • One-half hour live image review
  • Direct email access for support
MIT Matters & DBT Initial Training Bundle

$1,560 $1,193

The Mammography and Digital Breast Tomosynthesis (DBT) Initial Training Bundle includes everything you need to begin your journey to becoming a Mammography Technologist! 

  • 48 Category-A CEUs (Total)
  • Zero-interest payment plans available
BREAST ULTRASOUND (SONOGRAPHY) INITIAL TRAINING
Are you a mammographer looking to get trained in Breast Ultrasound? Or perhaps a sonographer who would like to be more involved in Breast Imaging? Get certified from the comfort of your own home today!
Mammography Educators is excited to offer a 20-credit initial training course in Breast Ultrasound, including the 16 required structured education hours! All topics and categories listed by ARRT are included in this exclusive course. We offer the only online, self-paced initial training course taught by industry experts. Furthermore, our lectures are presented by nationally known and highly respected radiologists and technologists who have donated thousands of hours as volunteers to advance technologist education in the U.S. and at an international level. Learn from the experts who not only have the most advanced knowledge, but also share a passion for breast imaging!

Loved the course! Definitely would recommend it to anyone interested in mammography. Awesome lectures and presenters. They took the time to answer my questions via email before taking the course.

-MIT Matters Student

Have you finished your MIT Course? 

MAMMOGRAPHY INITIAL TRAINING (MIT) REFRESHER
Has it been more than 24 months since you completed the MIT course? Would you like one-on-one assistance before taking the ARRT and/or state exams? You're not alone!

Enrolling in our MIT Refresher "course" will set you up for success! You will be paired with a senior Breast Imaging Consultant for direct email support as well as receive:
  • One-hour coaching session via phone or Zoom so you have the opportunity to have all your questions answered by one of 
  • Half-hour live image review session so you can improve positioning and obtain the best images possible, which will lead to early detection of breast cancer

You will have lifetime access to all that is included: recorded video lectures and coaching sessions (if scheduled through Zoom), digital handouts to use as a study-aide, test-taking tips from other MIT students, hard copies of both textbooks (a valuable resource throughout your mammography career) and a certificate of completion for 27.5 Category-A CEUs approved by ASRT. Still have questions? Contact us!

FAQs

Do I qualify for this course?

No mammography experience is required, though all students must meet at least ONE of the following prerequisites: Current licensure as a certified Radiologic Technologist by the Radiologic Health Branch in state of residence or Active licensure as a registered Radiologic Technologist by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).

Do you have payment plans available?

Yes, we partner with PayPal to offer zero-interest payment plans, without a credit check!

Is this course fully accredited?

Yes, absolutely! It is accredited by ASRT for 40 Category A credits.

Once I start the course, do I have a time limit to complete it?

There is no time limit to complete the course. However, the sooner you complete it and pass your boards, the sooner you'll be a mammographer, enjoying your new career and all the benefits that come with it!

I finished my MIT course. What do I do now?

Congratulations! You're on your way to becoming a mammographer! Check out our MIT Next Steps page for all the details. 

How soon will I receive my textbooks?

You will have instant access to the digital versions, so if you'd like to start right away, you'll have everything you need. We will also ship the hardcopies priority mail, and you'll receive them within a week!

If I have any questions before I purchase, who can I speak to?

We're here to help in any way we can. Give us a call! Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm PST 619-663-8269 or info@mammographyeducators.com

How do you connect students with open mammography positions?

We frequently receive inquiries from breast centers looking for qualified technologists - they look to us as the expert. That's why we've created MammoJobs for you to connect with prospective employers.

After completing the training course, is there a maximum time limit to take the mammography exam after completion?

We recommend that you take the exam within a timely manner so the information is fresh in your mind. ARRT states that you must have earned all credits within 24 months of the date you apply for certification and registration in the new discipline. In addition, we encourage you to check with your individual state regarding specific requirements for licensing in your practicing state and/or receiving their advanced certification in mammography.

Thank you so much for the program and for your help. I am a registered MRI tech, trained in CT, and radiology instructor. I found your program to be very well put together. I appreciated the information you shared and your cancer story took me back 12 years to my own cancer story. Frankly, it is a terrible way to learn about your career, but a great opportunity to improve on our own patient care.

-  MIT Matters Student

Enhancing image quality to increase the early detection of breast cancers is our absolute goal. Every program and service we offer supports that mission. For aspiring mammographers like yourself, that starts with our MIT Programs. We are confident about the quality of our training. If for any reason, you are not satisfied with the quality of our program, please contact us for a refund.
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