NMC transfer guide - MTA or macrao

To: Ferris State University - Main Campus

Program: Radiography-X ray Tech

The Radiography program at Ferris leads to an Associate in Applied Science degree. Graduates of the program are eligible to take the national certifying examination of the American Registry of Radiological Technologists. The most familiar use of the x-ray is the diagnosis of broken bones. Radiographer produce x-ray films (radiographs) of parts of the human body to assist a physician in the diagnosis of disease and trauma. Experienced radiographers my perform more complex imaging tests such as CT, MRI, mammography and surgical procedures.

Students may take some of their general education courses at Northwestern Michigan College (courses listed below).


ADMISSION CRITERIA

  1. Admission to the program requires a cumulative GPA of 2.5 (2.7 if less than 12 transferrable credits - consult FSU if you are not sure).
  2. A 2.5 cumulative GPA is required in the major and overall for graduation from Radiography program.
  3. A grade of a B- (3.0 at NMC) or better must be earned in MTH 111, 121 or 120 and BIO 106; a C (2.0 at NMC) in HAH 101 and a C- (2.0  at NMC) in ENG 111. These grades must be earned within two attempts. These are courses that must be completed prior to applying into the professional sequence (RADI courses).
  4. All science and math courses must be taken within 5 years of application to your professional sequence.
  5. Applications are due between January 15 and January 30 if admission criteria are completed by the end of the previous Fall semester for consideration for the following Fall semester start.
  6. Ferris State University's Radiography transfer guide is available here ». Please contact the College of Allied Health Dean's Office at (231) 591-2263 or Debby Buck at (231) 591-2094.

Basic requirements

Communications

Credits

ENG 111*

English Composition

4

ENG 112

English Composition

4

Natural Science

Credits

BIO 106*

Human Biology

4

Mathematics

Choose one of the courses below:*

3-4

MTH 111

Intermediate Algebra

4

MTH 121

College Algebra

4

MTH 120

Mathematical Explorations

3

Social Science

Credits

Choose one of the courses below:

PSY 101 

Introduction to Psychology 

3

SOC 101

 Introduction to Sociology

3

Major and additional requirements

 

Credits

COM 111

Speech    

4

HAH 101*

Medical Terminology

3

HAH 120

Infection Control (FSU class - COHP 102 - is available online every semsester if NMC class is full.)

2

Northwestern Michigan College does not assume final responsibility for the accuracy of information on this guide. The final responsibility for the successful transfer of classes suggested on this guide rests with you and the institution you plan to transfer. It is strongly recommended that you visit the institution as early in your academic career (prior to transfer) as possible.

Updated: Spring 2017

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