Undergraduate Catalog


Nuclear Medicine Technology Certificate

A certificate of completion in nuclear medicine technology consists of successfully completed post-secondary prerequisites (grade of 70% or better) in college algebra, English composition, general chemistry with lab, general physics with lab (must be a general physics course, radiologic physics will not satisfy this prerequisite), human anatomy, human physiology, humanities, medical terminology, social science, speech/oral communication, and CPR (certification must be valid throughout the clinical training period and cover adults, children, and infants).

Certificate Requirements

Required Courses:

NMED 406Molecular Imaging Mathematics

3

NMED 416Molecular Imaging Physics

2

NMED 425Molecular Imaging Radiobiology

1

NMED 435Molecular Imaging Radiation Protection

2

NMED 445Molecular Non-Imaging Procedures

3

NMED 455Molecular Imaging Procedures

.5

NMED 462Radionuclide Therapies

1

NMED 465Radiochemistry and Radiopharmaceuticals

3

NMED 472Molecular Imaging Instrumentation

3

NMED 475Molecular Imaging Spect

1

NMED 477Molecular Imaging Pet

1

NMED 485Clinical Nuclear Medicine I

12

NMED 486Clinical Nuclear Medicine II

12

NMED 487Molecular Imaging Capstone

1

This certificate may be applied towards an associate or baccalaureate degree.