Nuclear Medicine

The Nuclear Medicine Technology Program at Amarillo College was launched in 1994 and has been producing successful and well-paid nuclear medicine technologists ever since. At Amarillo College you will be entrusted with a high-tech gamma camera and radioactive substances used in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease. When radiopharmaceuticals are introduced into the body, they produce emissions. Thats where the gamma camera comes in. This Amarillo College program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology.

Nuclear Medicine

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Enter the Workforce with a Two Year Degree  

First Semester Prior to Admission

ENGL 1301 - Composition I

3 hrs

PSYC 2301 – General Psychology

3 hrs

MATH 1314- College Algebra

3 hrs

Language, Philosophy & Culture or Creative Arts

3 hrs

SPCH 1318- Interpersonal Communication

3 hrs

First Fall semester

 

NMTT 1311 Patient Care in Nuclear Medicine

3 hrs

NMTT 1313 Nuclear Medicine Physics

3 hrs

PHYS 1305 Introductory Physics I

3 hrs

BIOI 2401 Human Anatomy and Physiology I

4 hrs

NMTT 1266- Practicum I

 

First Spring Semester

 

NMTT 1267 Practicum II

2 hrs

BIOL 2402 Human Anatomy and Physiology II

4 hrs

NMTT 2301 Radiochemistry and Radiopharmacy

3 hrs

NMTT 1309 Nuclear Medicine Instrumentation

3 hrs

CHEM 1305 Introductory Chemistry I

CHEM 1105 Introductory Chemistry I Lab

4 hrs

Summer Semester  

 

NMTT 2266 Practicum III

2 hrs

NMTT 2209 Nuclear Medicine Methodology I

2 hrs

Second Fall Semester

 

NMTT 2274 Nuclear Medicine Methodology II

2 hrs

NMTT 2333 Advanced PET/Fusion Technology

3 hrs

NMTT 2267 Practicum IV

2 hrs

Second Spring semester  

 

NMTT 2235 Nuclear Med Tech Seminar

2 hrs

NMTT 2167 Practicum V

1 hrs