Certificate Requirements

The Nuclear Medicine Technology certificate program is for students who already have a bachelor's degree. You must have completed the following college-level prerequisite courses prior to beginning the program:

Prerequisites 

Course Credits
English 6
Human Anatomy and Physiology 6
Chemistry 3
Physics 8
Computer Science 3
Pre-Calculus 3
Statistics 3

The following courses are required to complete the certificate program. Please note, the scheduled class times cannot be guaranteed. 

First Year 

Fall Semester

Course # Course Name Credits Date/Time
RHS 315 Radiation Physics 3 TH 6:15-9:05pm
RHS 331 Nuclear Medicine I 3 T/TH 2:30-4:30pm
RHS 205 Concepts in Allied Health 3 M 6:15-9:05pm
PHED 209 Standard First Aid & Personal Safety  1 check course catalog
RHS 275 Patient Care & Nursing Procedure  1 M 3:30-5:30pm
Total credits: 11

Spring Semester 

Course # Course name credits date/time
RHS 320 Radiological Detection & Protection 3 TH 6:15-9:05pm
RHS 332 Nuclear Medicine II 3 T/TH 2:30-4:30pm
RHS 301 Nuclear Medicine Instrumentation 3 W 6:15-9:05pm
RHS 340 Nuclear Medicine Internship I 2 2 full days a week
Total credits: 11

Summer Session

Course # Course Name Credits Date/Time
RHS 341 Nuclear Medicine Internship II 4 M-F 9am-5pm

 

Second Year 

Fall Semester

COURSE # COURSE NAME CREDITS DATE/TIME
RHS 450 Nuclear Medicine Internship III 2 2 full days a week
RHS 326 Cross-Sectional Anatomy 3 T 6:15-9:05pm
RHS 317 Radiation Biology 3 W 6:15-9:05pm
RHS 442 Nuclear Medicine III 3 TH 6:15-9:05pm
Total credits: 11

Spring Semester 

COURSE # COURSE NAME CREDITS DATE/TIME
RHS 451 Nuclear Medicine internship IV 2 2 full days a week
RHS 460 Nuclear Medicine Colloquium  1 TH 4:30-6pm
RHS 404 CT Imaging  3 M 6:15-9:05pm
Total Credits: 6

Total program credits: 43