Program Details

  • Required Credit Hours: 60 (120 total*)
  • Program Duration: 2 years or 4 semesters
  • Program Tuition: $25,000
  • Rate per Credit: $416.67

*24 Core credits will be accepted for transfer and 36 General Education credits will be accepted for transfer. There must be at least one general education course from each of the four categories: Humanities, Social Sciences, Sciences, and Mathematics.

Core Courses (28 Credits Required)

Introduction to Nuclear Medicine/PET

MI301

3 Credits

Introduction to CT/MRI

MI303

3 Credits

ntroduction to Ultrasound

MI307

3 Credits

Health Physics and Radiation Safety

MHP308

3 Credits

Clinical Management

MI309

3 Credits

Pathology and Disease

MI310

3 Credits

Leadership and Communication

MI330

3 Credits

Radiation Dosimetry

MD301

3 Credits

Introduction to Medical Physics

MD351

3 Credits

Medical and Professional Ethics

MD390

1 Credit


Specialization – Computed Tomography (32 Credits Required)

Clinical I- CT

CT390

6 Credits

Clinical II- CT

CT391

6 Credits

Clinical III- CT

CT490

6 Credits

Clinical IV- CT

CT491

6 Credits

Advanced Techniques I- CT

CT401

3 Credits

Advanced Techniques II- CT

CT403

3 Credits

Capstone Course- CT

CT410

2 Credits


Specialization – Magnetic Resonance Imaging (32 Credits Required)

Clinical I- MRI

MR390

6 Credits

Clinical II- MRI

MR391

6 Credits

Clinical III- MRI

MR490

6 Credits

Clinical IV- MRI

MR491

6 Credits

Advanced Techniques I- MRI

MR401

3 Credits

Advanced Techniques II- MRI

MR403

3 Credits

Capstone Course- MRI

MR410

2 Credits


Specialization – Ultrasound (32 Credits Required)

Clinical I- US

US390

6 Credits

Clinical II- US

US391

6 Credits

Clinical III- US

US490

6 Credits

Clinical IV- US

US491

6 Credits

Advanced Techniques I- US

US401

3 Credits

Advanced Techniques II- US

US403

3 Credits

Capstone Course- US

US410

2 Credits


Specialization – Nuclear Medicine/PET (32 Credits Required)

Clinical I- NM

NM390

6 Credits

Clinical II- NM

NM391

6 Credits

Clinical III- NM

NM490

6 Credits

Clinical IV- NM

NM491

6 Credits

Advanced Techniques I- NM

NM401

3 Credits

Advanced Techniques II- NM

NM403

3 Credits

Capstone Course- NM

NM410

2 Credits

Course Curriculum – Medical Imaging with a Specialization in Nuclear Medicine/PET

Curriculum Effective January 01, 2018

Curriculum (120A credits)

Transfer              General Education Credits                          36 credits

Transfer              Core Credits                                               24 credits

NM301               Introduction to Nuclear Medicine/PET         3 credits

MI303                 Introduction to CT/MRI                               3 credits

NM305               Nuclear Medicine Radiation Safety              3 credits

NM320               Methodology I                                              3 credits

NM322               Methodology II                                            3 credits

NM324               Methodology III                                           3 credits  

MI330                 Leadership and Communication                   2 credits

NM350               Radiopharmacy                                            3 credits

MD351               Introduction to Medical Physics                   3 credits

MI302                 Medical Terminology & Ethics                    2 credits

NM352               Instrumentation                                           3 credits

NM440               Advanced Techniques-PET/CT                   1 credit

NM410               Capstone Course-Nuclear Medicine             4 credits

NM390               Clinical Rotation IB                                      4 credits

NM391               Clinical Rotation IIB                                     4 credits

NM392               Clinical Rotation IIIB                                    4 credits

NM490               Clinical Rotation IVB                                    4 credits

NM491               Clinical Rotation VB                                     4 credits

NM492               Clinical Rotation VIB                                    4 credits

 

A 120 credits consists of 60 credits through RTU and 60 credits transferred in from previous study.

B Each Clinical Rotation course consists of 156 hours spent in the clinical setting, with an average of 12 hours per week.  The program requires a minimum of 936 clinical hours.

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