Curriculum - Certificate Option (NMT)

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 24 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 Communication (3 credit hours)
  • Natural Sciences and Mathematics: (12-15 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 and 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 (2 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) (3 credit hours)
  • NMT: 405 Advanced Clinical Nuclear Medicine (clinical) (9 credit hours)