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A student must earn a minimum of 62 credit hours to earn the certificate in Nuclear Medicine Technology at Allen College.

  • General Education Courses:  24 credit hours
  • Nuclear Medicine Technology Courses:  38 credit hours

General Education Requirements: 

A minimum of 27 credit hours in required general education coursework must be completed prior to enrollment at Allen College.  Students attend a regionally accredited institution of their choice to complete the general education courses. 

  • Humanities  (6 credits)
    • Intermediate Written Communication (3 credit hours)
    • Oral Communications (3 credit hours)
  • Natural Sciences and Mathematics  (15 credit hours)
    • Anatomy & Physiology with Lab (6-8 credit hours)
    • General Chemistry with Lab (3-4 credit hours)
    • General Physics (3-4 credit hours)
    • Statistics (3 credit hours)
  • Elective Requirements (3 credit hours)
    • Courses in the following areas are recommended:
      Pathophysiology
      Human Growth & Development
      Ethics
      Psychology
      History
      English

Nuclear Medicine Technology Certificate Curriculum:  

 

A minimum of 38 credit hours in required nuclear medicine technology coursework must be completed at Allen College.    

  • RA:100  Medical Terminology (1 credit hour)
  • RA:154  Imaging Methods and Sectional Anatomy (3 credit hours)
  • NMT:300  Methods of Patient Care (1 credit hour)
  • NMT:301  Introduction to Nuclear Medicine (3 credit hours)
  • NMT:400  Nuclear Medicine Physics (3 credit hours)
  • NMT:401  Nuclear Medicine Foundations I (clinical) (3 credit hours)
  • NMT:402  Nuclear Medicine Foundations II (clinical) (6 credit hours)
  • NMT:403  Basic Clinical Nuclear Medicine (clinical) (6 credit hours)
  • NMT:404  Intermediate Clinical Nuclear Medicine (clinical) (6 credit hours)
  • NMT:405  Advanced Clinical Nuclear Medicine (clinical) (6 credit hours)
 
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