Nuclear Medicine Application Process


Applications to the Nuclear Medicine Program are accepted once every other year:

  • April 1st-  30th
  • Applications will be received by mail only for the April 2020 application period

Application forms can be found under the Forms section of this website


Submission of your applications can be done by:

Mailing your application to be received by April 30th to:

Moorpark College
Health Sciences Department
7075 Campus Road
Moorpark, Ca 93021


Admission Requirements:

  • Completed Nuclear Medicine Program Application
  • Copy of current ARRT license in Radiologic Technology
  • Copy of current CA state CRT license
  • Copy of certificate of completion in an Associate Degree Radiologic Technology
  • Copy of venipuncture certificate
  • Copy of current CPR card (BLS Provider through the American Heart Association ONLY) 
  • Copy of current Los Angeles City Hospital Fire and Life Safety Card

Note Students must have a Social Security Number at the time of application as it is a requirement of the program's clinical sites.

 **All paperwork must be placed in a 9x12 envelope, with your name clearly written on the outside

Processing of the applications takes approximately 2 weeks; you will not be contacted during this time. 

Selection Process

Qualified applicants will receive a status letter within 2 - 4 weeks of the application closing date.  


Once Accepted

You will receive an acceptance letter either by certified mail or a phone call to come and pick up your letter. Someone must be present to sign for certified mail. If no one is available for signature, a note will be left for post office pick up. Take note of the Important Dates handout that is included with your acceptance letter.

Return the enclosed acceptance slip by the due date. If the office does not receive your slip by the due date, your seat will be given to the next waitlist candidate, and you will have to reapply.


Admission is Contingent Upon Receiving ALL Mandatory Requirements By Specified Deadline:

  •  Background check (seven year clearance) and negative drug screen
  •  Clearance of health appraisal (physical exam, immunization record)
  •  Proof of health insurance
  •  Proof of liability insurance
  •  Current CPR card (BLS Provider through the American Heart Association ONLY) 
  •  Current Los Angeles City Hospital Fire and Life Safety card


Important Dates/Deadlines

Application Period - Applications must be received by 12:00 noon on the due date in the Health Sciences Department Office - HSC 120 - APPLICATIONS ARE NOT RECEIVED ON FRIDAYS

  • April 1st - April 30th 


Save the Dates

Welcome to the Nuclear Medicine Program Mandatory Open House - Students who are selected to enter the nuclear medicine program will be required to attend this event. There you will receive an Admissions Packet.

  • June 19, 2020 

The Admission Packet includes information on the following:nuc_med_pet_scan

  • Health Appraisal (physical exam, immunization record)
  • Background check and drug screen
  • Health appraisal (physical exam, immunization record)
  • Health insurance requirement
  • Photo ID Badges (obtained at Moorpark College)
  • Textbook list
  • Classes to register for