How To Earn ARRT Credentials

You’ve researched the profession, and maybe you’ve looked into schools. You’ve learned about ARRT's different credential options. But now you’re wondering—what do I actually need to do to earn ARRT certification and registration? 

There are three components to earning ARRT certification and registration: education, ethics, and examination. 



Education is an important component of earning an ARRT credential. Learn more about our education requirements.  



To become a candidate for certification and registration, you must demonstrate good moral character. Learn more about our ethics requirements



After you meet the education and ethics requirements, you’ll need to pass an examination before earning ARRT credentials. Learn more about ARRT exams and what to expect. 

If you live or were educated outside the U.S., you’ll still need to meet the same requirements as other candidates. Read more about international considerations