Nuclear Medicine Technology Bachelor of Science - Curriculum Plan

Year 1 Year 2
Fall Semester Grade Fall Semester Grade
CCHS 101 Orientation to Health Care 3 Credits ENGL 250 English 2 3 Credits
CHEM 114 Intro to General Chemistry 4 Credits NUCM 215 Nuclear Medicine Imaging 1 3 Credits
FSUS 100 Freshman Seminar, if required 1 Credits NUCM 216 Nuclear Medicine Imaging 1 Lab 1 Credits
MATH 116 Inter. Algebra & Numerical Trig. 4 Credits PHYS 212 Introductory Physics 2 4 Credits
MRIS 102 Orient. to Medical Vocabulary 1 Credits Cultural Enrichment Elective 3 Credits
NUCM 100 Introduction to Nuclear Medicine 1 Credits Social Awareness Elective 3 Credits
NUCM 101 Practical Math. in Nuclear Medicine 1 Credits    
Total 15 Total 17
Spring Semester Spring Semester
BIOL 205 Human Anatomy & Physiology 5 Credits CCHS 315 Epidemiology and Statistics (formerly EHSM315) 3 Credits
CCHS 102 Safety Issues in Health Care 1 Credits ENGL 321 Advanced Composition 3 Credits
CCHS 103 Health Care Skills 1 Credits HCSA 336 Health Care Supervisory Practices 4 Credits
COMM 105 Interpersonal Communications
OR
COMM 121 Principles of Public Speaking
OR
COMM 221 Small Group Decision Making
3 Credits NUCM 320 Nuclear Medicine Imaging 2 3 Credits
ENGL 150 English 1 3 Credits NUCM 321 Nuclear Medicine Imaging 2 Lab 1 Credits
NUCM 110 Principles of Nuclear Medicine 3 Credits Social Awareness Elective (200+ level) 3 Credits
NUCM 111 Principles of Nuclear Medicine Lab 1 Credits    
Total 17 Total 17
Summer Semester Summer Semester
NUCM 205 Nuclear Medicine Instrumentation 3 Credits NUCM 340 Advanced Imaging Techniques 3 Credits
NUCM 206 Nuclear Medicine Instrumentation Lab 1 Credits NUCM 350 Advanced Nuclear Cardiology 2 Credits
NUCM 240 Cross Sectional Imaging 1 Credits NUCM 351 Advanced Nuclear Cardiology Lab 1 Credits
PHYS 211 Introductory Physics 1 4 Credits NUCM 360 Mgt. & Leadership in NMT 3 Credits
Cultural Enrichment Elective 3 Credits NUCM 380 Diagnostic Imaging Techniques 3 Credits
Social Awareness Foundation 3 Credits Cultural Enrichment Elective (200+ level) 3 Credits
 Total 15 Total 15
Year 3
Fall Semester Grade
NUCM 480 Research Methodology 2 Credits
NUCM 491 Clinical Application in NMT 1 10 Credits
Total 12
Spring Semester Grade
NUCM 492 Clinical Application in NMT 2 10 Credits
NUCM 499 Capstone in NMT 2 Credits
Total 12

CAHS Computer Competency requirement. Requirement can be met through successful completion of all NUCM courses.

One course from Social Awareness or Cultural Enrichment must meet the Global Consciousness Requirement, ANDone course from Social Awareness or Cultural Enrichment must meet the Race, Ethnicity, and/or Gender requirement.

All first-time-in-any-college freshman (FTIAC) must complete a one credit FSUS 100 requirement. FTIAC is defined as any freshman who has completed less than 12 credits at another higher education institution, excluding credits earned in dual enrollment, advanced placement, or proficiency testing such as CLEP. All FTIAC’s are required to complete FSUS 100 their first term at the University.

A total of 120 credits are required for a Bachelor of Science degree at Ferris State University. Additional courses may be required in order to meet this requirement.

120 Semester Hours Required for Graduation