Nuclear Medicine Application Instructions

Admission to the program is competitive. Meeting minimum requirements does not guarantee admission, as the number of qualified applicants may exceed the number of available enrollment spaces. New students are only accepted twice a year for Fall and Spring quarter admission.

Applications for Fall quarter admission will be accepted between June 1st and August 1st.

Applications for Spring quarter admission will be accepted between February 1st and March 1st


Spring 2016 Application deadline is Tuesday, March 1st, 2016.

Application Procedure for Nuclear Medicine Concentration

  1. Apply for general admission to Bellevue College and pay the $34.00 non-refundable admission fee. (Students who are returning to Bellevue after 4 or more quarters will need to re-apply for general admission)
  2. Create a Bellevue College Application Account. Click here. If you applied to Bellevue College previously you may have already created a username and password. You can request to have the username sent to you or reset the password if you don’t remember it.
  3. Complete the online application for the Bachelor of Applied Science in Radiation & Imaging Sciences – Nuclear Medicine at and pay the $125.00 non-refundable application fee. Online applications will not be considered complete until the fee has been paid.
  4. Submit the following supporting documents by mail:
  • Proof of ARRT certification in nuclear medicine: ARRT (N) or CNMT.
  • Official Transcripts from a regionally accredited college demonstrating completion of the following courses, or their equivalent, with a grade point average of 2.5 or better:
    • English composition I
    • Intermediate algebra (or assessment into a higher level mathematics course)
    • Human Anatomy and Physiology I
    • Human Anatomy and Physiology II
    • Humanities course
    • Social sciences course
  • Two letters of recommendation, on company letterhead, from someone who personally knows your work, such as your current or past supervisor, discussing your contributions to your work place and how he or she believes you will benefit from completion of the BAS program. If you are applying for this program immediately after completing an associate degree program, the letters of recommendation may be from your instructors on college letterhead.
  • A personal statement of not more than 500 words discussing your work experience; your personal and professional goals; advanced certifications you already possess; any specific or unique attributes that you will bring to the program; any challenges or hardships you have overcome in pursuing your educational or work goals; or any other special considerations that you believe will make you a good candidate for the program.
  • Mail documents to:
    Radiation & Imaging Sciences, Nuclear Medicine Concentration
    Bellevue College
    3000 Landerholm Circle S.E., Room T208
    Bellevue, WA 98007-6484


For those students who were previously accepted into the Radiation & Imaging Sciences program but were unable to continue in the program there is a separate application process.

  1. Complete a RAISRequestforReinstatementApplication. Applications must be received by no later than 30 days prior to the next available quarter start.
  2. Return completed application to:

Radiation & Imaging Sciences, Nuclear Medicine Concentration
Bellevue College
3000 Landerholm Circle S.E., Room T208
Bellevue, WA 98007-6484

Last Updated January 20, 2016