Cambridge College of Healthcare & Technology’s Radiation Therapy program gives students the knowledge, skills and training required to pursue entry-level careers as radiation therapists. In Miami, we offer a hybrid program, including in-classroom lectures and online coursework for the perfect school/life balance.
The Associate of Science in Radiation Therapy program only takes two years to complete. At the end of your program, you’ll be able to take the ARRT Registry Examination for certification and employment. We’ll help you prepare for this certification by covering a wide range of foundational subject matter, including:
- Anatomy and physiology
- Health science
- Medical terminology
- Radiation therapy
- Patient care
- Treatment planning
- Imaging principles
Each course in our program has been custom-designed to prepare you for your radiation therapy career. Plus, our support staff and faculty will help you throughout your program, whether you need some encouragement or some study assistance.
Explore the Benefits of Our Miami Radiation Therapy Program
Although our curriculum delivers everything you need to succeed in your career, there’s even more to discover here in Miami. Some of the other benefits our Radiation Therapy program include:
- Flexibility: There’s no rigorous school schedule here. Instead, take advantage of our online and in-classroom hybrid program to better manage your school, work and life.
- Hands-on training: During this program, you’ll have the opportunity to practice what you learn with hands-on training through our clinical externships. We partner with local healthcare facilities such as hospitals and clinics, so you can gain necessary real-world experience.
- Industry current: Our Miami campus includes a full medical technology lab, so you can practice what you’re learning with the same tech you’ll use on the job.
- Experienced instructors: Each of our instructors has the medical industry experience to provide you with real-life insights. Plus, they’re supportive, doing everything they can to help you succeed.
The goal of our Radiation Therapy program in Miami is to prepare you for entry-level employment, regardless of the healthcare facility you choose to work in. This program’s course schedule includes:
|Course Code||Course Description||Credits|
|BSC 1085||Anatomy & Physiology||3|
|HSC1000||Introduction to Health Science||3|
|BSC 1085L||Anatomy & Physiology Lab||1|
|BSC 1086||Anatomy & Physiology II||3|
|BSC 1086L||Anatomy & Physiology II Lab||1|
|ENC 1101||English Composition||3|
|PSY 1012||Introduction to Psychology||3|
|SPC 1016||Fundamentals of Speech||3|
|MAC 1105||College Algebra||3|
|MEA 1239||Medical Terminology||2|
|RAD 1006A||Clinical Externship I A||5|
|RAD 1007A||Clinical Externship II A||5|
|RAD 2007A||Clinical Externship III A||8|
|RAD 2008A||Clinical Externship IV A||8|
|RAD 1001A||Introduction to Clinical Radiation Therapy & Operations||4|
|RAD 1015A||Orientation to Radiation Therapy & Patient Care||3|
|RAD 1003A||Radiation Therapy Physics I||4|
|RAD 1004A||Radiation Therapy Physics II & Quality Management||4|
|RAD 1025A||Radiation Biology & Protection||4|
|RAD 1009A||Principles & Practice of Radiation Therapy I||4|
|RAD 1010A||Principles & Practice of Radiation Therapy II||3|
|RAD 2010A||Treatment Planning||4|
|RAD 2003A||Radiation Therapy Review Seminar||4|
|RAD 1018A||Sectional Anatomy & Imaging Principles||4|
Start Your Radiation Therapy Career in Miami Today
Interested in our Associate of Science in Radiation Therapy program? Want to know more about our Miami campus or curriculum? We’re here to support you and are standing by to answer all of your questions. To learn more about the program or to discuss your options with an advisor in Miami, call us today at 877-206-4279 or send us a message.