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Mission and Outcomes

Radiation Therapy is a dynamic ever changing health sciences profession where entry as a graduate radiation therapist is only the beginning of a life-long learning process. Our mission, in conjunction with the mission of the College, is to empower our graduates with the knowledge, skills, and behaviors to be competent, caring, and professional health care providers within the radiation therapist scope of practice.


Goal 1: Students will use critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

  • Student Learning Outcomes:
  • Students will perform dosimetry skills.
  • Students will demonstrate simulation skills.

Goal 2: Students will be clinically competent.

  • Student Learning Outcomes:
  • Students will exhibit clinical treatment concepts through technical skills.
  • Students will demonstrate conceptual understanding.

Goal 3: Students will be able to communicate.

  • Student Learning Outcomes:
  • Students will effectively communicate with patients.
  • Students will effectively demonstrate written communication.

Goal 4: Students will model professionalism.

  • Student Learning Outcomes:
  • Students will demonstrate professional behavior.
  • Students will demonstrate an understanding of the ethics of radiation therapy.