Pre-Nuclear Medicine Technology
The following two year program is based on the requirements for admission to the
Division of Radiation Science Technology Education at the University of Nebraska Medical
Center, Omaha, Nebraska. A minimum 48 hours of pre-nuclear medicine technology courses
must be completed. The Nuclear Medicine Technology Program at UNMC is a two-year (72
credit hour) program. Competition for a place in this clinical program is intense and
admission is not guaranteed. Therefore, students should also plan for a college major.
- Take all of the following:
- BIOL 325, Medical Terminology - 1 hour
- CHEM 160GS, General Chemistry - 3 hours
- CHEM 160LGS, General Chemistry Laboratory - 1 hour
- ENG 101GS, Expository Writing I - 3 hours
- ENG 102GS, Expository Writing II - 3 hours
- MATH 102*, College Algebra - 3 hours
- *Students with sufficient preparation may enter the mathematics program at a higher level.
- PHYS 205GS, General Physics - 5 hours (Prereq: MATH 103 or permission of instructor)
- SPCH 100GS, Fundamentals of Speech Communication - 3 hours
- STAT 241, Elementary Statistics - 3 hours
- Take 4 hours of biology from:
- Take 6 hours of elective courses in the humanities and social sciences:
- Take 15 hours of elective courses:
- These courses may include any science, math, humanities, and/social sciences.
Additional courses in the sciences are recommended. See advisor.
Students should check with other specific schools of nuclear medicine technology to
which they intend to apply to ensure that any other requirements are fulfilled.
17 Dec 2007