Academic Prerequisites

Applicants applying to the Radiation Therapy Program at Oregon Health & Science University must have completed our prerequisites in order to matriculate into the program.

Students may apply while they are completing the admission requirements, but must complete prerequisite courses and credits prior to enrollment unless a waiver has been granted. A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 is required for admission. All prerequisite courses must be taken at another institution.

All Oregon public colleges and universities operate on a quarter system. Semester credits will be adjusted accordingly.

The Radiation Therapy Program offers unofficial transcript review and advisement for all potential students. Feel free to contact Radiation Therapy Program with any questions regarding acceptable prerequisites, or to set up a phone meeting with Program faculty.

Please note that the OHSU Radiation Therapy Program does not offer an associate degree in radiologic technology.

Tracks for completing prerequisites

For applicants or potential applicants with neither an associate degree in Radiologic Technology from a JRCERT accredited program nor a Bachelor's degree of any type, the following courses are required. Note that two English composition courses, a technical writing course and a human development are required.

All prerequisite courses must be taken at another institution.

Pre-Radiation Therapy Pre-req. requirements

For applicants or potential applicants with an associate degree in Radiologic Technology from a JRCERT accredited program, the following courses are required for admission. Note that two English composition courses, a technical writing course and a human development are required.

All prerequisite courses must be taken at another institution. Please note that the OHSU Radiation Therapy Program does not offer an associate degree in radiologic technology.

These prerequisite courses are established by the state of Oregon and are required in order to complete a Bachelor's degree at a public university in Oregon.

Associate Degree in Radiologic Technology

For applicants or potential applicants with a Bachelor's degree of any type, the following courses are required. All prerequisite courses must be taken at another institution.

Note: prerequisites may be fulfilled by courses completed with first undergraduate degree.

Bachelor's Degree

If you need further information or have questions regarding our admission requirements, please contact Maria Thompson or call 503-494-3445.

The OHSU Registrar has final approval of transfer credits.