This program is an articulated 3-1 agreement with Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas. Upon completion of all program requirements in Medical Imaging/Radiography at Mount Aloysius College, and successfully pass the national certification exam, students can apply to Washburn University. The Radiation Therapy courses at Washburn University are offered online and is a 13 month program.
Once the certification program is completed, the student will be granted a Bachelor Degree from Mount Aloysius College and a certificate from Washburn University.
Radiation Therapy Highlights
Radiation therapists operate machines called linear accelerators, which are used to deliver radiation therapy. These machines direct high-energy x rays at specific cancer cells in a patient’s body, shrinking or removing them.
Radiation therapists are part of the oncology team that treats patients with cancer.
The average starting salary range in the region is $30.00 to $38.00 per hour.
RT’s are needed at:
- Physicians’ Offices
- Outpatient Clinics