Positron Emission Tomography/Computed Tomography (PET/CT) Technology BS

Major Requirements

A major in positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) technology consists of:

BIOL 322Human Anatomy & Physiology I

3

BIOL 322LHuman Anatomy & Physiology/Lab

1

BIOL 323Human Anatomy & Physiology II

3

BIOL 323LHuman Anatomy & Physiology II/Lab

1

CHEM 130General Chemistry I/Lecture

3

CHEM 130LGeneral Chemistry I/Lab

1

CHEM 225Basic Organic and Biochemistry/Lecture

3

CHEM 225LBasic Organic and Biochemistry/Lab

1

HEPR 150Introduction to Health Professions

1

HEPR 220Medical Terminology

3

 

MATH 138College Algebra

4

or

Higher

 

PECT 410PET/CT Patient Care

1

PECT 415PET/CT Radiation Protection

3

PECT 420PET/CT Computers

1

PECT 425PET/CT Image Quality Analysis

3

PECT 430PET/CT Instrumentation

3

PECT 435PET/CT Processing

2

PECT 440PET/CT Cross Sectional Anatomy

2

PECT 445PET/CT Radiopharmacy

2

PECT 450PET/CT Procedures I

3

PECT 455PET/CT Procedures II

3

PECT 460PET/CT Pharmaceuticals

2

PECT 475Clinical PET/CT I

12

PECT 476Clinical PET/CT II

12

PECT 477PET/CT Capstone

1

PHYS 250General Physics I/Lecture

3

PHYS 250LGeneral Physics I/Lab

1

PHYS 251General Physics II/Lecture

3

PHYS 251LGeneral Physics II/Lab

1

Admission to and completion of the PET/CT program is competitive and requires applicants to have active board certification in nuclear medicine technology or become board certified prior to completion of the PET/CT program through either the Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board and/or through the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.

Effective as of 8/1/2015