Undergraduate Programs

Student Learning Outcomes
Radiation Therapy, B.S.

During the radiation therapy program, the student will be able:

  1. Demonstrate the appropriate knowledge of radiation therapy procedures.
  2. Apply principles of radiation protection for patient, self, and others.
  3. Perform radiation therapy simulation procedure.
  4. Perform basic radiation therapy dose calculations and access treatment plans.
  5. Deliver radiation therapy treatments as prescribed by a radiation oncologist.
  6. Evaluate patient for effects, reactions and therapeutic responses.
  7. Demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills.
  8. Apply basic research methods.
  9. Formulate methods for the pursuit of lifelong learning.

At the completion of the radiation therapy program, the graduate will:

  1. Pass the ARRT national certification exam on the first attempt.
  2. Be employed within six months post-graduation, if pursuing employment.
  3. Complete the professional program within 22 months.
  4. Be satisfied with their education.

March 13, 2012