New Jersey City University has established formal affiliation agreements with the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Health-Related-Professions (UMDNJ-SHRP). This program provides opportunities for students interested in pursuing a career in:
Students will complete the equivalent of three years of study at NJCU before beginning the 15-month clinical phase at UMDNJ. Students must apply for acceptance to UMDNJ during the spring semester of the same year as the summer in which they begin the clinical program. Students who successfully complete the 15-month training in these programs are awarded a B.S. in Biology from NJCU and a certificate of graduation from UMDNJ-SHRP.
Course requirements for the completion of the major are listed below. Please also browse the Biology Department website for further information.
The below course requirements meet general studies requirements that are specific to the Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Nuclear Medicine Technology, Respiratory Care, and Vascular Technology specializations. Following completion of these requirements, students will embark upon their clinical phase at UMDNJ (pending acceptance into the program).