Student Learning Outcomes

Program Information

Program Director: Kristi Tonning, MS, RT(T)
Program Length: 24 months
Admit by Cohort: Yes
Authorized Award: Bachelor of Science, Radiation Therapy
Number of Graded Credit Hours: 115 (plus a minimum of 90 transfer credits to enroll)
Minimum Standards of Performance: 2.5 GPA


Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the Radiation Therapy program:

1. Students will be able to be clinically competent:

  • Identify and correctly use all patient set-up aids
  • Verify physician prescription prior to initiating treatments

2. Students will demonstrate effective communication skills:

  • Demonstrate effective oral communication skills
  • Demonstrate effective written communication skills

3. Students will model professionalism:

  • Work effectively as a team member
  • Determine the importance of continued professional development

4. Students will develop critical thinking skills:

  • Assess a treatment plan and select appropriate treatment
  • Recognize discrepancies in a treatment prescription