The Nuclear Medicine Technology program is committed to providing high-quality education, to prepare students with a solid educational background and a set of skills translatable to a variety of health care settings. Visit the Graduate School Catalog, for the NMT curriculum and course descriptions.

View a printable PDF of our curriculum. The NMT curriculum is subject to change.

Prerequisite Courses (40 Hours)

  • Precalculus Trigonometry
  • Introductory Chemistry I and II
  • Pathophysiology
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Statistics
  • College Physics I and II
  • Medical Terminology
  • Health Care Systems
  • First Aid and BLS Healthcare Provider CPR

Nuclear Medicine Technology Courses

The total hours for the professional phase program is 64.

First Year - Fall (18 Hours)

  • NMT 602 - Intro to Clinical Nuclear Medicine, Patient Care & Communication Skills (3 hours)
  • NMT 610 - Medical Radiation Physics & Lab (4 hours)
  • NMT 621 - Nuclear Medicine Instrumentation I & Lab (4 hours)
  • NMT 631 - Nuclear Medicine Anatomy & Physiology - Procedures I (4 hours)
  • CDS 610 - Research Design & Stats (3 hours)
  • CDS 501 - Professional Development Course (0 hours)

First Year - Spring (14 Hours)

  • NMT 632 - Nuclear Medicine Anatomy & Physiology - Procedures II (4 hours)
  • NMT 641 - Regulations, Radiation Protection/Biology & Lab (4 hours)
  • NMT 691 - Clinical Practice (3 hours)
  • CDS 625 - Analysis of Scientific Publication (3 hours)
  • CDS 502 - Professional Development Course (0 hours)

First Year - Summer (18 Hours)

  • NMT 605 - Cross-Sectional Anatomy (3 hours)
  • NMT 622 - Nuclear Medicine Instrumentation II (3 hours)
  • NMT 623 - Computed Tomography (3 hours)
  • NMT 691 - Clinical Practice (5 hours)
  • HA 650 - Management & Leadership Skills for Clinical Professionals (3 hours)
  • CDS 503 - Professional Development Course (1 hour)

Second Year - Fall (14 Hours)

  • NMT 660 - Radiopharmacy, Pharmacology & Lab (3 hours)
  • NMT 691 - Clinical Practice (7 hours)
  • NMT 698 - Non-Thesis Research (4 hours)

CT Elective Courses

The total number of credit hours for the CT elective is 13.

Second Year - Fall (3 Hours)

  • NMT 633 - Computed Tomography Procedures (3 hours)

Second Year - Spring (10 Hours)

  • NMT 694 - CT Clinical Practice (10 hours)

MRI Elective Courses

The total number of credit hours for the MRI elective is 18.

First Year - Spring (3 Hours)

  • NMT 624 - MRI Physics and Instrumentation (3 hours)

First Year - Summer (2 Hours)

  • NMT 601 - Introduction to MRI Clinic (2 hours)

Second Year - Fall (3 Hours)

  • NMT 634 - MRI Scanning & Sequence Optimization (3 hours)

Second Year - Spring (10 Hours)

  • • NMT 695 - MRI Clinical Practice (10 hours)