Maine College of Health Professions
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Nuclear Medicine Technology

Prerequisites to the Nuclear Medicine Professional Curriculum: College-Level General Chemistry with lab and General Physics.

15 hours of classroom instruction = 1 credit
90 hours of clinical instruction = 1 credit

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First Semester (Fall) Credit Hrs

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Pre-Nuclear Medicine Technology - Fall 2015

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
ENG 101
College Writing
3
PSY 101
Introduction to Psychology
3
MAT 140
College Algebra
3
BIO 111
Human Anatomy & Physiology I with Lab
4
HCS 101
Introduction to Healthcare Sciences (HCS may be waited if student has a healthcare background).
3

Second Semester (Spring) Credit Hrs

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Pre-Nuclear Medicine Technology - Spring 2016

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
HUM
Arts/Humanities Elective
3
COM 102
Communications
3
BIO 112
Human Anatomy & Physiology II with Lab
4

Third Semester (Fall) Credit Hrs

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Nuclear Medicine Technology Major - Fall 2016

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
CLP 100(NM)
Introduction to Clinical Practice – Nuclear Medicine Technology
1
NM 120
Nuclear Medicine Physics
2
NM 130
Radiochemistry and Radiopharmacy
3
NM 141
Nuclear Medicine Procedures I
3
NM 150
Clinical Practicum I
4

Fourth Semester (Spring) Credit Hrs

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Nuclear Medicine Technology Major - Spring 2017

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
NM 160
Radiobiology I
1
NM 171
Nuclear Medicine Procedures II
3
NM 180
Introduction to Research Methods
3
NM 210
Mathematics and Statistics for Nuclear Medicine
2
NM 190
Clinical Practicum II
4

Fifth Semester (Summer) Credit Hrs

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Nuclear Medicine Technology Major - Summer 2017

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
NM 201
Nuclear Medicine Procedures III
3
NM 220
Radiopharmacy and Pharmacology
3
NM 240
Computers and Medical Informatics
2
NM 205
Clinical Practicum III
4
CT 100
Multiplanar Anatomy
3
CT 110
Patient Care & Radiation Safety in CT Scanning
2

Sixth Semester (Fall) Credit Hrs

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Nuclear Medicine Technology Major - Fall 2017

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
NM 231
Nuclear Medicine Procedures IV
2
NM 260
Registry Review Seminar
1
NM 270

NM 275
NM/CT Clinical Practicum IV
OR
Clinical Practicum IV-a (for CT certified technologists, NM 270 Waived)
5

CT 125
CT Procedures
3
CT 130
CT Physics and Instrumentation
2