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  Dec 13, 2017
 
 
    
2012-2013 Catalog ARCHIVED CATALOG: Content may no longer be accurate.

Master of Science in Radiologic Sciences (MSRS)


  • Grade Requirements: All required courses must be completed with a grade of “B” or higher.
  • Credit Hour Requirements: A total of 36 credit hours is required.

The maximum time for completion of the degree, including thesis, will be two years; if the maximum time is exceeded, the student must petition to the program for an extension.

Admission Requirements

Admission to the program requires a bachelor’s degree, certification and Health Care experience.

Criteria to be considered for acceptance into the program include:

  • Undergraduate GPA
  • Overall GPA
  • Professional experience
  • Research experience
  • Letters of recommendation

Further, all international students and any applicants educated outside the United States must demonstrate proficiency in English. Those whose native language is not English must submit an official score from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) of 550 (paper-based), or 213 (computer-based). The score may not be more than two years old.

Student Advisement

A program advisor will be appointed by the department chair from the graduate faculty in the program. All MSRS candidates must consult the program advisor at least once a semester. The Radiological Sciences Department Chair will serve as chair of the advisement committee, which will comprise all MSRS faculty.

Continued program evaluation and improvement, especially in the first three years, will assure a high quality program that meets student needs. Also, student needs and success will be monitored continuously throughout the program.

Course Requirements for MSRS


Note:


*The degree candidate must complete 3 hours of thesis work MSRS 6999 - Master’s Thesis in Radiologic Sciences  (3). The master’s thesis will be a complete body of work, either accepted for publication in a peer-reviewed journal in the field or deemed publishable by the student’s committee.