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Program Overview

The Radiation Therapy program is designed to prepare students to function as a Radiation Therapist. The Radiation Therapist is a key member of the health care team that use various forms of radiation to treat cancer. Graduates will obtain extensive knowledge and cognitive skills needed to provide accurate treatment delivery and compassionate patient care. The educational process includes a close integration of classroom, laboratory, and clinical education.

  • Preparation for Certification Exam

    American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT)

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Program Details

The A.S. degree is designed for students who are looking for immediate entry into a career upon graduation. Most discipline courses directly relate to the identified career area. The remaining courses are comprised of general education courses.

Program Details

The Medical Campus Radiation Therapy Program is a two-year (6 semester) course, not including general education courses of study requiring 77 credits for an Associate in Science degree. After completion of the program, graduates will be eligible to sit for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) Board Exam to become Registered Radiation Therapist.

Areas of Study:
  • Radiation Therapy Medical Imaging
  • Patient care in Radiation Oncology
  • Clinical Oncology and pathology
  • Radiation Protection/Quality Assurance

Program Location

Questions about this or other programs at the Medical Campus?

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New Student Center - Room 1113

Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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