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Program Curriculum

The courses are conducted via distance education, primarily through the Internet, by faculty at UAMS. Clinical education is conducted at a variety of clinical affiliates in Fayetteville, Fort Smith, Jonesboro, Little Rock, Pine Bluff, Rogers, Springdale, and Texarkana, Arkansas; Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Dallas and Tyler, Texas; and Tulsa, Oklahoma. The number and location of clinical affiliates may change.

The following 40 credits are required in the program.

Course #TitleSemester Credit
Fall
CHPI 3101Legal and Ethical Issues for Allied Health Professionals1
NMIS 4115Radiopharmacy I1
NMIS 4116Journal Review and Research Methods 1
NMIS 4211Introduction to Nuclear Medicine2
NMIS 4213Nuclear Physics2
NMIS 4214Instrumentation I2
NMIS 4312Clinical Procedures and Diagnosis I3
NMIS 4517Clinical Internship I5
TOTAL17
Spring
CHPI 3102Health Care Management Issues for Allied Health Professionals1
NMIS 4221Health Physics2
NMIS 4223Instrumentation II2
NMIS 4224Radiation Biology2
NMIS 4225Radiopharmacy II2
NMIS 4322Clinical Procedures and Diagnosis II3
NMIS 4524Clinical Internship II5
TOTAL17
Summer
NMIS 4242CT Physics & Instrumentation2
NMIS 4431Clinical Internship III4
TOTAL6
OVERALL TOTAL40

A grade of “D” or “F” or a mark of “U” or “NC” in a professional course is not acceptable for progression to the next semester, nor is it acceptable for graduation if it occurs in the last semester of the program.  A minimum GPA of 2.0 is required to earn the degree.