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Radiation Therapy

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Master On Campus
24 months
Duration
32009 USD/year
32009 USD/year
14138 USD/year
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About

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center’s Master of Radiation Therapy Program provides world-class training that prepares you for a career in high-tech cancer treatment.

Overview

The Master of Radiation Therapy Program from University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is a full-time program that includes six semesters of intensive study on the campus of UT Southwestern.

After completing the program successfully, graduates have the skills and experience to:

  • Simulate patients for treatment
  • Administer treatment to adult and pediatric patients
  • Provide high-quality patient care
  • Perform dosimetry calculations
  • Fabricate beam modification devices
  • Manage treatment records electronically
  • Observe brachytherapy procedures
  • Perform total body irradiation with electrons and photons
  • Use various image-guided modalities

Accreditation

UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the bachelor (B.S.), masters (M.A./M.S./M.S.C.S./M.P.A.S./M.R.C), doctoral (Ph.D./D.P.T.) and medical professional (M.D.) degrees.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Human Anatomy 
  • Human Anatomy Lab 
  • Human Physiology 
  • Clinical Reasoning and Decision-Making
  • Oncology Nursing and Patient Care

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
2.7

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university (recommended in a health science or sciences)
  • Earn a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale
  • Earn a minimum GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale in natural sciences and mathematics courses
  • Complete and submit an online application. (The Program currently is not accepting applications.)
  • Submit an essay as indicated with application
  • Submit three letters of recommendation. (We recommend letters from undergraduate advisers, instructors or professors, employers, or volunteer supervisors.)
  • Complete an on-campus interview
  • Submit your TOEFL scores if you are an international student
  • Submit GRE Scores
  • Complete and submit evaluation forms from 24-hours of observation with a Radiation Therapist in a clinic or hospital
  • Complete the following prerequisite courses

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32009 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 64019 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    32009 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 64019 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    14138 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28276 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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