Imaging Sciences Leadership Admission Requirements

Admission Criteria

1. Complete university admission requirements to include submission of official transcripts from all colleges /universities attended

2. Have a minimum 2.50 cumulative grade point average (GPA) for all college course work (including transfer work and excluding developmental courses) and be in good academic standing

3. Complete required prerequisite courses for the program with a minimum grade of “C” or higher in each course prior to fall entry

4. Submit an official transcript showing successful completion of one of the following:

    a.  Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) approved   Associate Degree Program in Radiologic Technology

    b.  Joint Review Committee on Educational Programs in Nuclear Medicine Technology (JRCNMT) approved Associate Degree Program in Nuclear Medicine

    c.  Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRCDMS) approved Associate Degree Program in Diagnostic Medical Sonography

 OR

Receive credit by articulation.  Registered radiologic technologist who do not possess an Associate Degree may receive 40 imaging sciences credit hours by providing documentation of the following 3 requirements:

  • Graduation from a JRCERT approved school of Radiologic Technology or JRCNMT approved school of Nuclear Medicine, or JRCDMS approved school of Diagnostic Medical Sonography

  • A passing score on the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists certification examination or the ARDMS examination

  • Successful academic performance(“C” or better) on 15 semester credit hours in the BSIS general curriculum

5. Hold a current valid, unencumbered ARRT certification or ARDMS certification

 

Selection

Students meeting the minimum requirements will receive notification of admittance.  Class size is limited; therefore, applications will be considered in the order they are received.

 

Progression

Science courses taken more than five years prior to entering the program will be evaluated on an individual basis by the Executive Director of Imaging Sciences and the Dean of the College of Health Sciences.  See your advisor for more information and to request a science course evaluation.

In order to continue in the BSIS Leadership program, the student must have a 75 percent average through each didactic course.  A student dropped for academic or any other reason may apply for readmission if in compliance with the UAFS Student Academic Progress Policy as outlined in the course catalog.  A student who discontinues the sequence for academic or any other reason must petition for readmission to the BSIS Leadership Program.  The student is not guaranteed a position for readmission.  A student who is readmitted is accountable for the degree requirements in effect at the time of readmission.

A grade of "C" or better is required in ALL courses applicable to the Bachelor of Science in Imaging Sciences - Leadership degree.

 

Graduation

To earn a BSIS - Leadership degree, a student must earn a grade of "C" or better in all required courses applicable to the BSIS - Leadership Program; earn a minimum of 2.00 cumulative GPA in all course work required for the major and/or minor areas; and earn a minimum of a 2.00 cumulative GPA on all work attempted at the University.

A student must meet with the Executive Director of the Imaging Sciences program to complete the graduation application one year prior to intended graduation.