Nuclear Medicine Technology Admissions

Delgado Community College is an open admissions college; however acceptance into the Nuclear Medicine Technology Program is by selection.  The Admissions Committee for the NUMT Program reviews and evaluates each application on an impartial basis.  Meeting minimum requirements does not guarantee admission into the program. (The duration of this program is 12 months).

To be eligible to apply for admission to the NUMT program students must:

  1. Be an associate degree graduate of an accredited allied health occupation program OR have at least 60 credit hours of previous college course work.
  2. Possess a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0 including all colleges attended.
  3. Show evidence of a minimum of thirty (30) hours of observation, volunteer or work experience in at least two (2) Nuclear Medicine technology facilities. 
  4. All applicants must have completed the following:
Course Number Course Title Credits

ENGL 101 or ENGL 110

English Composition I or Intensive English Composition I

3

ENGL102

English Composition II

3

MATH 128

Explorations in Algebra

3

HESC 111

Medical Terminology

3

PHYS 101

Elementary Physics

3

CHEM 101

Elementary Chemistry

3

CHEM 107

Elementary Chemistry Lab

1

BIOL 251

Anatomy & Physiology I

3

BIOL 253**

Anatomy & Physiology I Lab

1

BIOL 252

Anatomy & Physiology II

3

BIOL 254

Anatomy & Physiology II Lab

1

Humanities Elective  *

 

3

Social Science *

 

3

 *Refer to Humanities and Social Science courses listed in the current Delgado Community College Catalog.