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Nuclear Medicine Technology BS - Program Requirements

(HEGIS: 12.00 HEALTH PROF UNCLASSIFD, CIP: 51.0905 Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist)

Department of Nuclear Medicine

105 Parker Hall
South Campus
Buffalo, NY 14214-3007

Robert Miletich

Egon W. Fast
Program Director

Associated Programs

Associated Subjects

Completing the Nuclear Medicine Technology BS Program

Transfer Credit Policy

Transfer students must be accepted by the university and meet the program admission criteria. Prerequisite courses taken at another school must be equivalent in content. Questions regarding prerequisite course equivalency should be directed to the Biomedical Undergraduate Advisement Office. Transfer applicants must complete their university application (which includes sending official transcripts of the fall semester work) prior to January 15.

Prerequisite Courses

PAS 313 Human Anatomy
MTH 121 Calculus I
BIO 200 Evolutionary Biology
BIO 201 Cell Biology & BIO 211 Cell Biology Lab
CHE 101 General Chemistry w/ CHE 113 Lab
CHE 102 General Chemistry w/ CHE 114 Lab
PGY 300 Human Physiology
PHY 101/PHY 151 College Physics I/Lab
PHY 102 College Physics II
STA 119 Statistical Methods (may substitute PSY 207 Psychological Statistics)

Required Courses

NMD 305 Immunology For NMT
NMD 324 Nuclear Medicine Technology Lab
NMD 325 Radiation Safety for NMT
NMD 350 X-Ray and CT Physics
NMD 427 Radiation Biology
NMD 340 Patient Care and Management in NMT
NMD 399 InVivo Studies I
NMD 400 InVivo Studies II
NMD 401 InVivo Studies III
NMD 415 Radionuclide Therapy
NMD 416 Departmental Management for NMT
NMD 421 Basic Radiation Science
NMD 424 Nuclear Medicine Imaging Physics
NMD 425 Clinical Conference A
NMD 426 Clinical Conference B
NMD 451 Radiopharmacy
NMD 496 Clinical Rotation (repeatable for credit)

Total Credit Hours Required

Total credit hours required for the Nuclear Medicine Technology BS degree
Credits Required for Major102.8
Additional Credits Required for UB CurriculumĀ  23
Additional Credits Required for Electives 0
Total Credits Required for Degree 125.8

Students should consult with an academic advisor to determine how any transfer or exam credit might be utilized in meeting general education, prerequisite, or major requirements.

See Baccalaureate Degree Requirements for general education and remaining university requirements.

Total Credit Hours Required represents the minimum credits needed to complete this program, and may vary based on a number of circumstances. This chart should not be used for financial aid purposes.

Published: Nov 16, 2022 15:56:09