Radiation Therapy Curriculum Atlanta Campus

Cambridge Institute of Allied Health and Technology Radiation Therapy

Mission:

The mission of the Radiation Therapy program is to graduate health care professionals who are competent Radiation Therapists through the provision of quality academic and clinical experiences.

Offered at:
Delray Beach Campus – Cambridge Institute of Allied Health & Technology in Palm Beach County, FL
Atlanta Campus – Cambridge Institute of Allied Health & Technology in Atlanta, GA

The curriculum includes instruction and experience in a variety of patient care and education, treatment delivery, radiation protection and quality assurance. The lesson plan also offers clinical concepts in radiation oncology, and treatment planning procedures.

Curriculum

The radiation therapy curriculum at Cambridge includes instruction and experience in a variety of patient care and education, treatment delivery, radiation protection and quality assurance. The radiotherapy lesson plan also offers clinical concepts in radiation oncology and treatment planning procedures. The mission of the radiotherapy curriculum is to provide each student with both the knowledge and skills needed to meet and/or exceed the minimum entry-level requirements to perform as a radiation therapist.

PROGRAM OUTLINE

Course CodeCourse DescriptionCredits
BSC 1085Anatomy & Physiology3
BSC 1085LAnatomy & Physiology Lab1
BSC 1086Anatomy & Physiology II3
BSC 1086LAnatomy & Physiology II Lab1
HSC 1000Introduction to Health Science3
ENC 1101English Composition3
PSY 1012Introduction to Psychology3
SPC 1016Fundamentals of Speech3
MAC 1105College Algebra3
CTS 1050Introduction to Computers3
MEA 1239Medical Terminology2
RAD 1006AClinical Externship I A5
RAD 1007AClinical Externship II A5
RAD 2007AClinical Externship III A8
RAD 2008AClinical Externship IV A8
RAD 2009AClinical Externship V8
RAD 1001AIntroduction to Clinical Radiation Theray & Operations4
RAD 1000AOrientation to Radiation Therapy & Medical Ethics3
RAD 1002ARadiation Therapy Patient Care3
RAD 1003ARadiation Therapy Physics I4
RAD 1004ARadiation Therapy Physics II & Quality Management4
RAD 1005ARadiation Biology & Protection3
RAD 1009APrinciples & Practice of Radiation Therapy I4
RAD 1010APrinciples & Practice of Radiation Therapy II3
RAD 2000ATreatment Planning I3
RAD 2001ATreatment Planning II3
RAD 2002AOncologic Pathology3
RAD 2006ARadiation Therapy Review Seminar3
RAD 1008ASectional Anatomy & Imaging Principles3
Total Credits105