The nuclear medicine technology program started at MU in the early 1970s and has been offered here since then without interruption. Graduates of this JRCNMT accredited program challenge the NMTCB credentialing examinations immediately after completing their degree requirements. The graduating class of May of 2014 marked the nineteenth consecutive year in which the program enjoyed a 100% pass rate for those challenging these national examinations (i.e. all succeeded on their first attempt). The program placed in the 88th percentile for the entire country. For the class of 2014 the employment rate in the field was 60%, 0% pursued further education, and 40% are working in areas outside the field.