How many college credits is it worth?
The most current University review identified up to 30 credit(s) in course equivalencies at Thomas Edison State University for successfully completing a qualifying Nuclear Medicine Technology credential. A student's credit eligibility is determined according to the submission of appropriate documentation as well as the documented date of successful credential completion. If you completed your credential outside the effective dates listed in the following table, check the notes below the table for any reference to an earlier University review.
The credential components have been divided into the following courses:
(TIP: Hover over each column heading for a description)
|Nuclear Medicine Technology credential issued by ARRT, NMTCB, or NJ DEP*||
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|Nuclear Medicine Instrumentation||4||NMT-231||1/1970-12/2015||NMT|
|Radiochemistry & Radiopharmacy||3||NMT-311||1/1970-12/2015||NMT|
|Procedures in NMT A||3||NMT-341||1/1970-12/2015||NMT|
|Procedures in NMT B||3||NMT-342||1/1970-12/2015||NMT|
|Clinical Practice - NMT A||3||NMT-351||1/1970-12/2015||NMT|
|Clinical Practice - NMT B||3||NMT-352||1/1970-12/2015||NMT|
|Clinical Practice - NMT C||4||NMT-353||1/1970-12/2015||NMT|
* Qualifying certifications are issued by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (R.T.(N)(ARRT)), the Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board (NMTCB), or the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection.
Note: Students may apply these PLR credits at Thomas Edison State University to any part of a degree program, including the area of study, as long as they are appropriate and do not exceed the limitation of transferable credits from any one source. Degree programs related to your PLR credits are listed next under “What can I study?”
What can I study? top of page
How do I get started? top of page
Students should submit a notarized copy of their Nuclear Medicine Technology credential issued by one of the named qualifying organizations. Students should download and submit this cover sheet along with the notarized documentation.
Can I transfer PLR credit to another institution? top of page
If you are seeking to transfer the PLR credits to another college, the decision whether or not to accept these credits in transfer rests with that college. It is the student's responsibility to ensure that the receiving institution's academic policy will allow transfer of each credit. Thomas Edison State University offers a non-degree service called Individual Learning Account that may be helpful.
If you would like to request a copy of the PLR report for a particular organization or credential, please email your request to firstname.lastname@example.org and include the following: