Sep 22, 2023  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Radiologic Sciences - Bridge Program, B.S.R.S.


Degree Requirements: 130 Credit Hours


Radiologic Sciences offers a degree completion program for radiographers, radiation therapists, and nuclear medicine technologists. If you are certified by the ARRT or NMTCB, then you may qualify to complete a Bachelor of Science in Radiologic Sciences degree through Georgia Southern University. We offer a wide variety of mechanisms for technologists, therapists, and sonographers to advance professionally. Refer to the Department of Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences page for detailed information on admissions and standards of progression.

General Requirements (Core Areas A - E) Credit Hours: 42


Additional Requirements Credit Hours: 4


Guided Electives


Select 6 credit hours from the following: COMM 1110  OR a lower-level class (1000 or 2000 level) in MATH, CSCI, ITEC, BIOL, CHEM, PHYS, PHSC, ASTR, GEOL, SPAN, PSYC

Major Requirements Credit Hours: 66


Choose one of the following tracks:

Total Credit Hours: 130


Upon completion of 80 semester hours towards the degree, technologists who are registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists, the Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board, or the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography will be awarded equivalency credit hours in the major. The amount of credit will be based on the technologist’s academic record and professional portfolio.

Honors in Radiologic Sciences

To graduate with Honors in Radiologic Sciences, a student must:

  • be admitted to the Honors College
  • complete and present an Honors Thesis equivalent to three credit hours with a measurable outcome approved by the Radiologic Sciences faculty assigned to the project
  • maintain a 3.3 overall GPA, including a minimum GPA of 3.5 in all major courses applied toward graduation
  • be in good standing in the Honors College at the time of graduation

Advisement

Undergraduate Academic Advisement at Georgia Southern is provided to all degree-seeking undergraduate students by professional advisors. Academic Advisors are located on all three Georgia Southern University campuses. Students are required to meet with their assigned Academic Advisor at least once a semester. For more information visit Academic Advisement .