School of Health Professions

Masters of Science in Imaging Sciences


  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Overall GPA 3.0
  • Overall Science and Math GPA 3.0
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The program builds upon the foundation of knowledge from a bachelor’s degree and specific science-related prerequisites for admission to better prepare students to acquire the advanced skills provided in the curriculum. Application materials must be submitted through AHCAS. The following minimum requirements will be applied:

Admission Requirements

All applicants must complete science courses from the science curriculum and complete prerequisites. 

  • A Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution or proof of an equivalent degree from a foreign institution.
  • Overall GPA of 3.0. 
  • Overall science and math GPA of 3.0.
  • Official transcripts from each college/university currently and previously attended reflecting completed and in progress coursework. 
  • Two letters of recommendation, attesting to the student’s academic experience and personal attributes.

Application and Fee

Required Science and Math Prerequisites Specific Prerequisite Semester Credit Hours TCCNS Course
Mathematics College Algebra OR Higher-Level Mathematics OR Statistics 6
Natural Sciences Biology I with lab 4 BIOL 1406
General Chemistry I with lab 4 CHEM 1411
Physics I with lab 4 PHYS 1401
Human Anatomy with Lab 4 BIOL 2401
Human Physiology with Lab 4 BIOL 2402

Coursework Notes

Science and Math Prerequisites

In addition to a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university in the United States or proof of an equivalent degree from a foreign institution, 26 semester credit hours (SCH) of specific prerequisite work is also required. The prerequisites are listed in Table 1. The aggregate grade point average for the prerequisite courses must be at least 3.0.

Check course equivalencies for Texas institutions using the Texas Common Course Numbering System (TCCNS)  


Transcripts from institutions outside the United States must be submitted in the original language along with an evaluation from a National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) approved organization.  

International Applicants

International applicants whose native language is not English must present evidence of proficiency in English by satisfactorily completing the Test of English as a Foreign Language examination (TOEFL) with a minimum score of 84;  English language test for study (IELTS) score of 7.0; or and Duolingo score of 115. A waiver of this requirement may be requested if the individual has graduated from a United States high school or a higher education degree program (associate’s or higher), or one of its English-speaking protectorates.

Program Information

 Find more information on the Master of Science in Imaging Sciences program in the UT Health San Antonio Catalog