Master of Science in Medical Imaging & Radiation Sciences


  • Center City Campus
  • College of Health Professions

Degree Earned

  • Master of Science

Program Type

  • On Campus

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Program Information

Name: Colleen Dempsey, EdD, RT(R)
  • Chair, Department of Medical Imaging & Radiation Sciences
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Admissions Information

To apply, submit an application along with a fee of $50.

After submitting the application, you will receive instructions on how to submit your supporting application materials listed below through your online MyJefferson account. If you prefer, you may also mail your materials to:

Thomas Jefferson University
Graduate Application Document Processing
4201 Henry Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144

You will receive a MyJefferson identification number via email once you submit your application for admission. Be sure to include your name and MyJefferson ID on all documents that you mail to Jefferson.

Supporting Materials

Transcripts: Submit official undergraduate and graduate transcripts from all regionally accredited institutions you have attended and/or from which you earned credit. Official transcripts can be sent electronically by the institution to or mailed to the address above.

Personal Statement: Submit a statement of purpose outlining your interest in the program, how the course of study relates to your desired career path, and your academic and job-related experiences that are relevant to the program.

Letters of Recommendation: Submit two letters of reference that provide insight into your academic competence. References from college or university faculty members are recommended. You may request recommendations through your MyJefferson account.

Professional License/Certification: Upload the following professional licenses and certifications, and expiration date if applicable, in MyJefferson. Certifications are track specific, specific track certifications are identified below:

  • PET/CT Track: Current ARRT(N) and/or CNMT certification
  • ICVT Track: Current RT(R) or RDCS/RVT or ARRT(R)/ARDMS
  • CT Track: Current Radiography, Radiation Therapy, or Nuclear Medicine [RT(R), RT(T), RT(N) or CNMT] certification
  • Non-Clinical Sonography Track: Bachelor's degree in Medicine, Bachelor's degree in Medical Imaging/Sonography, or be an imaging physician with a Bachelor's degree.

Additional Requirements for International Coursework

Students who have taken coursework outside of the United States should submit a course-by-course academic credential evaluation from a National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) member credentialing organization. Applicants who do not have a NACES evaluation are required to submit official transcripts, along with an official English translation, to Jefferson for review. Thomas Jefferson University reserves the right to outsource student academic credentials to our NACES member partner for evaluation.

International Applicants

At Jefferson, we set a high priority on the exchange of ideas, research, and education with members of the international community. Learn more about specific requirements for international applicants.

Application Deadlines

To be considered complete and eligible for review, an application must be verified and all applicable documents must be submitted by the program deadline date.

Fall Priority Application Deadline: March 1
Fall Application Deadline: August 1


Contact us for more information about this program, how to apply for admission, and your application status.

Phone: 215-951-2800


Before applying to Jefferson, you should review the prerequisites required for admission for your program of interest. Our admissions team is available to assist with questions and to provide guidance on your next steps.

Degree & GPA

GPA Requirement: A minimum 3.0 GPA is strongly recommended. More competitive applicants have a 3.0 GPA.

Degree Prerequisite: Applicants are required to have a Bachelor’s degree in Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences from a regionally accredited institution prior to the start of the program.

Prerequisite Coursework

Applicants are required to complete the following prerequisite coursework prior to entry into the program at a regionally accredited institution.

Course Credits
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