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Prerequisites

Things to do before applying to the TCC Radiologic Science program.

Prerequisites

Before you apply to the Radiologic Science program, you must complete the following prerequisites:

1. Evidence of completion of the 7 specific prerequisite courses with a grade of C (2.0) or better in each course.

2. A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5, based on the 7 prerequisite classes. 

Note: It is strongly recommended Math and Science prerequisites are completed within 5-7 years.

Prerequisites Credits
Math& 146 Introduction to Statistics 5
CHEM& 121* Chemical Concepts w/Lab
or equivalent
5
ENGL& 101 English Composition I or equivalent 5
BIOL& 241** Human Anatomy and Physiology I
or 5 credits of course equivalent
5
BIOL& 242 Human Anatomy and Physiology II
or 5 credits of course equivalent
5
HIT 130 Medical Terminology 3

CMST& 101 Introduction to Communication
or CMST 110 Multicultural Communication

or CMST& 210 Interpersonal Communication
or CMST& 220 Public Speaking

5

*Chem 110 will no longer be accepted as a Radiologic Science prerequisite unless it was completed before Fall 2018.  

**There are additional prerequisites for BIOL& 241, which are CHEM& 121 and BIOL& 160 (this is a requirement for students attending Tacoma Community College only).

 

Wondering if prerequisites taken at another college will transfer?

Check the Common Course Equivalencies table.