Nuclear Medicine Technology

  • Pre-Nuclear Medicine Technology Sample Curriculum

    Freshman Year

    First Semester
    Sem Hrs
    Second Semester
    Sem Hrs
    010:003 Rhetoric
    4
    060:099 Anatomy & Physiology for RadSci or 027:053 Human Anatomy & 027:054 Anatomy Lab
    4
    002:021 Human Biology **
    4
    031:001 Elementary Psychology
    4
    22M:015 Math for the Biological Sciences or 22M:009 Elementary Functions
    4
    22C:001 Principles of Computing* or 22C:005 Intro to Computer Science
    3
    680:010 Introduction to Radiation Sciences *
    1
    IGI, HP, LVPA, or VSD
    3
    20E:103 Medical Terminology
    2
    Electives
    1-3
    Subtotal
    15
    Subtotal
    14-16


    Sophomore Year

    First Semester
    Sem Hrs
    Second Semester
    Sem hrs
    004:011 Principles of Chemistry I
    4
    004:012 Principles of Chemistry II*
    4
    22S:025 Elementary Statistics & Inference or 22S:101 Biostatistics* or 22S:102 Introduction to Statistical Methods
    3
    029:008 Basic Physics or 029:011 College Physics
    4
    IGI, HP, LVPA, or VSD
    3
    027:050 Fundamentals of Human Physiology (if needed)
    3
    Electives
    4-6
    Electives
    3-5
    Subtotal
    14-16
    Subtotal
    14-16

    * Recommended by not required
    ** Strongly recommended to prepare for Anatomy & Physiology course

    APPLY FOR ADMISSION TO THE NUCLEAR MEDICINE TECHNOLOGY PROGRAM BEFORE JANUARY 15TH OF THE SOPHOMORE YEAR

    Elective choices should be based on an alternative major, possible minors, personal interests, and career goals.  It is important to consider the fact the the program only accepts 8 students a year when making course registration decisions.