This curriculum is designed to prepare selected students to perform the responsibilities of an entry-level radiation therapist. Upon completion graduates will be eligible to apply to take the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) examination leading to certification as a registered Radiation Therapist, RT-T.
The mission of the Radiation Oncology degree program is to provide the communities and diverse populations we serve with radiation therapists dedicated to excellence and integrity who are prepared to meet the challenges of an evolving healthcare environment.
If you are interested in applying to the VWCC Radiation Oncology program, we encourage you to explore the information links on this page to learn more about the process. Once your application and transcripts have been reviewed, our office can provide academic guidance to help prepare students for possible entry into this program. If you need further assistance, you may contact our office.
Tillie Conner, MS, RT(R)(T)
Assistant Professor, Radiation Oncology
A.A.S. - Virginia Western Community College, 1981
B.A. - Mary Baldwin College, 1990
M.S. Ed. - Virginia Polytechnic University, 2002
The program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) and is operated in compliance with their standards for accredited programs.
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