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Master of Science in Nuclear Medicine Admission Requirements

In addition to UMMC admission standards and general SHRP admission requirements, candidates seeking admission to the Master of Science in Nuclear Medicine Technology program must:

  • Hold current ARRT (R) registration or be registry eligible;
  • Have earned a Bachelor of Science degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher learning;
  • Have successfully completed (a grade of C or better) Anatomy & Physiology with Lab (2 courses), Chemistry with Lab (one course), and General Physics (1 course) or Radiologic Physics completed within an accredited Radiologic Sciences program;
  • Have a minimum overall cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on 4.00 scale;
  • Submit an official GRE report that includes verbal, quantitative, and analytical writing scores;
  • Provide three (3) letters of recommendation:
    • One (1) from current or past radiologic sciences program director
    • One (1) from current radiologic sciences clinical coordinator, if student; or supervisor, if employed
    • One (1) from a member of the community
  • Provide documentation of a minimum of 8 hours of observation in a nuclear medicine department;
  • Hold current CPR certification at the time of registration; and
  • Complete an interview.