Degrees type: Bachelor
Mount Aloysius College’s state-of-the art Medical Imaging labs offer an ideal environment for practice and skill development prior to off-campus clinicals. On-campus involvement coupled with the expertise of our faculty drives our 99% career-placement rate.
Mount Aloysius College’s Nuclear Medicine program allows students to earn a Bachelor of Science Degree from Mount Aloysius College and a certification in Nuclear Medicine from The University of Findlay. Students spend three years studying at Mount Aloysius and complete coursework at The University of Findlay, located in Findlay, Ohio.
Students complete the Associate of Science in Medical Imaging during the first two years, then complete the prerequisites and core requirements for the articulation in their junior year.
You may be interested in this path if…
- you’re interested in how the body functions
- you’re interested in studying specialized radiography
- you’re interested in SPECT and PET scans
- you’re interested in the diagnosis and progression in diseases and disorders
*Medical Imaging and Radiation Science licensure and certification laws/regulations vary from state to state. It is highly recommended that students planning to pursue a professional credential in states other than Pennsylvania contact the appropriate state licensing agency to seek guidance and verify requirements prior to starting a program.
Visit https://www.caahep.org/Students/Program-Info.aspx and https://www.asrt.org/main/standards-and-regulations/legislation-regulations-and-advocacy/individual-state-licensure for more information.
- Physicians’ Offices
- Diagnostic Laboratories
- Treatment Centers
- Imaging Clinics
- LIBA 400 – Capstone Seminar 3 Credits (satisfies core requirement)
- RAD 103 – Radiologic Sciences I 3 Lecture / 3 Lab / 4 Credits
- RAD 108 – Clinical Practicum I 120 Clinical Hours / 1 Credit
- RAD 109 – Radiologic Procedures I 2 Lectures / 3 Lab / 3 Credits
- RAD 110 – Radiologic Sciences II 3 Credits
- RAD 111 – Clinical II 240 Hours / 2 Credits
- RAD 202A – Clinical Practicum III 240 Hours / 2 Credits
- RAD 202B – Clinical Practicum III 240 Hours / 2 Credits
- RAD 203 – Radiologic Procedures II 2 Lecture / 2 Lab / 3 Credits
- RAD 204 – Radiologic Sciences III 3 Credits
- RAD 205 – Clinical Practicum IV 360 Hours / 3 Credits
- RAD 209 – Clinical Practicum V 360 Hours / 3 Credits
- RAD 211 – Radiologic Sciences IV 3 Credits
- RAD 212 – Radiologic Procedures III 2 Lecture / 2 Lab / 3 Credits
- RAD 220 – Radiologic Sciences and Procedures 2 Lecture / 2 Lab / 3 Credits
- RAD 300 – Imaging Principles 3 Credits
- RAD 303 – Cross-Sectional Anatomy 3 Credits
- NMED – Courses designated by The University of Findlay 50 Credits
The median wage for a Nuclear Medicine Technologist in the state of Pennsylvania is $69,910.*
Upon completion of the Bachelor Degree Medical Imaging Program, graduates will:
- Apply global awareness of cultural and healthcare perspectives while exhibiting professional behaviors such as integrity, respect, and compassion;
- Participate in scholarly activities pertaining to the profession;
- Use technology skills to perform specialized imaging procedures while achieving professional competencies as currently defined by their respective professions;
- Lead individuals and/or groups and apply basic management skills toward attainment of shared goals in organizational or professional settings to contribute to the improvement of health care delivery;
- Identify, analyze, and solve a variety of scientific, clinical, psychosocial and/or managerial problems to appreciate the complexity of the healthcare system.
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