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Radiation Therapy, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

The mission of the Radiation Therapy degree offered by The University of Vermont is to educate, train, and graduate professionally competent and ethical individuals committed to lifelong learning, and who are prepared to meet current and future workplace challenges in radiation therapy.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Students will demonstrate competency positioning patients for accurate radiation therapy delivery.
  • Students will integrate didactic and clinical course work to provide appropriate patient care.
  • Students will demonstrate critical thinking skills in CT simulation in accordance to physician directive and patient needs.
  • Students will recognize and address additional patient needs when appropriate in the treatment process.
  • Students will demonstrate effective verbal communication in the clinical setting.
  • Students will demonstrate effective written communication.

Career:

  • Radiation therapist

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medical Laboratory Science 
  • Medical Laboratory and Radiation Sciences 
  • Nuclear Medicine Technology 
  • Radiation Therapy 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

  • Official secondary school transcript sent directly to Admissions by your high school
  • Official translation of transcripts if not already in English
  • First quarter grades or mid-year grades if available
  • One letter of recommendation is required

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    41280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 41280 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    41280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 41280 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    16392 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16392 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Burlington

  • 1269 - 1890 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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