Nuclear Medicine

to Allied Health

An opportunity to gain an associate degree from Delaware Tech and a bachelor's degree from Wilmington University.

YOUR PATH TO A BACHELOR'S DEGREE

Delaware Tech has established agreements with four-year colleges and universities that connect Delaware Tech associate degree programs with bachelor's degree programs to create smooth transfer opportunities for you. These Connected Degree programs enable you to complete your associate degree and then transfer to a four-year degree program as a junior.

THE CONNECTED DEGREE 2 + 2 CURRICULUM

Delaware Tech's accredited associate degree program in Nuclear Medicine prepares graduates to play an important role in the diagnosis and treatment of disease. Students are trained in the proper techniques of intravenous radionuclide administrations, therapies, intricate computer applications, and detailed clinical procedures. Students obtain clinical experience and competency at various hospitals and outpatient laboratories. Graduates work in hospitals and the private labs industry and are eligible to sit for the national certification examination.

Wilmington University's bachelor's degree completion program in Allied Health is for Allied Health practitioners who have earned an associate degree with an Allied Health concentration. The program enables practitioners to transfer up to 75 credits from their initial education. The goal of the program is to provide expert practitioners in the Allied Health field with the knowledge and skill needed to teach the next generation of Allied Health practitioners or to advance in their careers with a focus in administration.

VALUE FOR YOU

By completing your associate degree at Delaware Tech, you'll receive excellent instruction in small classes at a campus close to home. Delaware Tech's affordable tuition can reduce the overall cost of your college education, making the completion of your bachelor's degree more manageable.

MAKING THE CONNECTION

Refer to the Connected Degree curriculum (on the reverse side of this page) for the sequence of courses needed to complete this program. Call Delaware Tech and let us help you follow the path to your bachelor's degree.

CONNECTED DEGREE CURRICULUM

Suggested Course Sequence

ASSOCIATE DEGREE
Nuclear Medicine

DELAWARE TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE

BACHELOR'S DEGREE
Allied Health

WILMINGTON UNIVERSITY

First Semester (Summer) CR
BIO 100 Medical Terminology 3
ENG 121 Composition 3
MAT 181 Algebra and Trigonometry I 4
PSY 121 General Psychology 3
  13
Second Semester (Fall)
BIO 120 Anatomy and Physiology I 5
CHM 111 Intro to Organic & Biochemistry 4
MAT 135 Biomedical Statistics 3
NMT 101 Patient Care for the NMT 2
PHY 112 Physics for Allied Health 4
  18
Third Semester (Spring)
ENG 122 Technical Writing/Communication 3
BIO 121 Anatomy and Physiology II 5
NMT 115 Intro to NMT with Clinical Lab 4
NMT 121 Computers & Informatics 2
NMT 222 Nuclear Physics 3
  17
Fourth Semester (Summer)
NMT 201 Nuclear Medicine I 4
NMT 224 Radiopharmacy & Pharmacology 2
NMT 295 Clinical Internship I 4
SOC 213 Ethical Issues in Health Care 3
  13
Fifth Semester (Fall)
NMT 202 Nuclear Medicine II 3
NMT 211 Scan Reading I 1
NMT 223 Nuclear Medicine Instrumentation 4
NMT 296 Clinical Internship II 5
  13
Sixth Semester (Spring)
HLH 215 Cardiovascular Monitoring 2
NMT 203 Nuclear Medicine III 2
NMT 212 Scan Reading & PET/CT 1
NMT 226 Radiobiology/Protection 2
NMT 297 Clinical Internship III w/CT 6
  13
Seventh Semester (Fall) CR
ENG 365 Academic Writing 3
BBM 201 Principles of Management 3
ALH 323 Health Professionals as Teacher 3
  9
Eighth Semester (Spring)
ALH 402 Medical Law & Ethics 3
ALH 333 Leadership for Allied Health Professionals 3
XXX XXX Humanities Elective (300/400 Level) 3
  9
Ninth Semester (Summer)
BBM 301 Organizational Behavior 3
BBM 320 Business Communication 3
HRM 311 Human Resource Management 3
  9
Tenth Semester (Fall)
MIS 320 Management Information Systems 3
HUM 360 Human World Views: 3500 BC - 1650 AD 3
HLT 371 Cultural Diversity in Health & Illness 3
  9
Eleventh Semester (Spring)
HUM 361 Human World Views: 1650 AD - Present 3
ALH 401 Allied Health Professional - Capstone 3
XXX XXX Free Elective (300/400 Level) 3
  9
The Bachelor of Science program in Allied Health at Wilmington University requires a minimum of 120 credits.
CHM 110, General Chemistry, within the past five years is a prerequisite for the Nuclear Medicine Program at DTCC.
Course sequencing may vary by semester. See your advisor.
RDG 120, Critical Reading and Thinking, is a required DTCC course unless the student is exempt.
For more information contact:
Delaware Tech
Wilmington, DE: (302) 571-5306
Wilmington University
Dover, Delaware: (302) 734-2594
Georgetown, Delaware: (302) 856-5780
New Castle, Delaware: (877) 967-5464
This articulation agreement is subject to change based on Delaware Tech and senior institution curriculum changes. 09/2012