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
  • If all prerequisites are completed, acceptance for the certificate program will be for the Fall Semester only.
  • Spring Semester enrollment will be considered for those students who have not completed all prerequisites at time of application and would like to complete them at Manhattan College before starting certificate program.
  • Certificate program application for admission into Manhattan College and all admission requirements can be found at manhattan.edu/admissions/apply-now.
  • All completed applications will be reviewed and those students that qualify will be invited to an interview with the program coordinator of their selected program.
  • After evaluation of all criteria, the program coordinator makes an acceptance decision.

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