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The radiation therapy program prepares you for a challenging career at the forefront of cancer treatment. New radiation therapy techniques and technologies appear constantly, and Baptist College ensures that its students receive the most up-to-date radiation therapy training. To learn more about radiation therapy, please view the video at the bottom of the page.

Baptist College became one of the first radiation therapy schools in the country to offer clinic experience with the Varian TrueBeam™. Students can also schedule observation rotation with the Cyberknife™. This type of educational experience gives our graduates a major advantage in the job market – they possess the skills, knowledge, and first-hand experience necessary to succeed from day one.

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Professional Credentials

Students successfully completing all degree requirements will receive a bachelor of health sciences (BHS) degree, with a major in radiation therapy. Upon successful completion of degree requirements, students can become candidates to sit for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) Radiation Therapy (T) certification examination.

  • New students could become candidates to receive the R.T.(T) (ARRT).
  • Students with an R.T.(R) (ARRT) could become candidates to receive the R.T.(R) (T) (ARRT).
  • Additional requirements for licensure may be required by the state in which you practice.

Program Accreditation

The radiation therapy program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT). The contact information for the JRCERT is 20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, IL, 60606, or call 312-704-5300.