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Radiation Therapy Program
Radiation therapy is an exciting, rewarding and challenging field. Radiation Therapists deliver daily radiation treatments to cancer patients to ensure the treatments are accurately and safely administered. Radiation therapists must possess strong communication skills, be detail oriented, be able to work with all members of the oncology team and be comfortable using state of the art technology.
- The baccalaureate degree in radiologic science with a track in radiation therapy is open to students without any medical background, as well as radiographers who are seeking certification in radiation therapy.
- The post-baccalaureate certificate in radiation therapy is open ONLY to students who already hold a baccalaureate degree in radiologic science and wish to seek certification in radiation therapy.
Distance Learning Component
The first year of the program requires students to be on campus for all didactic courses. Beginning in the third semester the program consists of a combination of online didactic courses as well as clinical requirements. Minimal on campus attendance is required in the final three semesters. Contact the program for more information.
Number of Clinical sites: 9 including sites in Georgia, Florida and South Carolina.
Maximum Number of Students accepted: 15
The program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology. Contact information for the JECERT is
20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850
Chicago, IL 60606-3182
Tel: (312) 704-5300
Fax: (312) 704-5304