Prerequisites Starting in 2014
You need not complete all prerequisites before you apply, but the majority should be completed before an admissions decision can be made. All prerequisites must be completed before you enter the program. You may also earn credits through standardized tests, including CLEP.
GPA: 3.0 GPA strongly recommended
|Anatomy & Physiology I1 w/ Lab||4|
|Anatomy & Physiology II1 w/ Lab||4|
|Physics I2 w/Lab||4|
|Physics II2 w/Lab||4|
|College Chemistry I1 w/ Lab||4|
|College Chemistry II1 w/ Lab||4|
1 8 credits of A&P I and II or 4 credits of Human Anatomy and 4 credits of
Human Physiology. Labs must be included.
2 Algebra or Calculus-based
3 College Algebra, Pre-Calculus, Calculus, Trigonometry, or Geometry
4 Acceptable elective courses are theory-based, not performance-based,
coursework. For example; we will accept Introduction to Music but not
Piano, and we will accept Introduction to Art but not painting. We will not
accept coursework that is remedial or review in nature, Physical Education
or Technical courses. Coursework may include Arts, Humanities, Social
Science, Foreign Languages, Science, Business, Math, and History.
5 Students certified in or graduated from an accredited program in the health
professions do not need Medical Terminology. These students must have
three (3) additional elective credits in place of medical terminology.
Course Clarification: All science and math courses must be completed within 10 years of application to Jefferson. Courses must be completed with a grade of “C” or above to be eligible for transfer. A grade of “C-“ or below will not be eligible for transfer.
In addition to meeting all academic requirements, students must meet all performance requirements for the program. Visit the Performance Requirements/Technical Standards page for details
The curricula for the Radiologic Sciences program are outlined here.
*Course Acceptance Subject to Academic Counselor Approval
Questions? 1-877-JEFF-247 or (215) 503-8890