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UNC Hospitals School of Nuclear Medicine Technology & Molecular Imaging

The UNC Hospitals School of Nuclear Medicine Technology is a one-year, educational program in the theory and practical application of Nuclear Medicine Technology.  Students completing the program will earn a certificate qualifying them to take one or both of the national certification boards in Nuclear Medicine Technology.  The program is fully accredited by the Joint Review Committee for Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology (JRCNMT) located at 2000 W. Danforth Rd., Suite 130 #203, Edmond, OK or


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Application Information

Please follow the link on the left side of the page to download an application

You must submit a complete application along with three completed reference forms and all transcripts to be considered for admission.

Application deadline is March 1st.

Eligibility Requirements

In order to be eligible for admission into the UNC Hospitals School of Nuclear Medicine Technology and Molecular Imaging, you must meet the following requirements:


  1. Possess the minimum of an associate’s degree from an institution accredited by one of the six major accrediting bodies in the United States as approved by the U.S. Department of Education.

  2. Have completed the following post-secondary prerequisite courses:


a.       Chemistry with Laboratory

b.       College Algebra

c.       General Physics

d.       Human Anatomy and Physiology with Laboratory

e.       At least one humanities course

f.       Medical Terminology

g.       Oral and Written Communication

h.       At least one social science course



Candidates for admission consideration must qualify in one (1) of the following categories:
  1. Registered Radiographer (ARRT). 
  2. Graduate of an accredited program in radiologic science with certification eligibility.
  3. Possess an earned baccalaureate degree in a natural or physical science. Earned degree must be from an accredited college or university within the United States.
  4. Registered Nurse. 


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