Students will demonstrate technical skills in treatment set-ups
Students will practice radiation protection
Students will demonstrate oral communication skills
Students will demonstrate written communication skills
Students will act in response to age specific and cultural needs
Students will interpret dosimetry isocenter data used in treatment set-ups
Students will recognize compromises relating to tumor control and normal tissue tolerances
Students will demonstrate knowledge and application of on-board imaging skills
Students will demonstrate professional work behavior
Students will recognize the benefits of professional membership
The performance of the program is reflected through program effectiveness data as defined by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) (20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606-3182, 312-704-5300, [email protected]). Program effectiveness data includes the program completion rate, pass rate and job placement rate. This information can be obtained at http://www.jrcert.org/resources/program-effectiveness-data/. Questions about the program effectiveness data should be directed to the program director.
This is an annual measurement of the number of students that began the program divided by the number of students that actually completed the program. The program completion rate for 2015 was 100 percent. Nine of the 9 students expected to complete the program in 2015 went on to complete the program that year.
This is the number of students that pass the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) certification examination on the first attempt within six months of graduation from the program. The figure reflects an average over a five-year span. The program's credentialing examination pass rate stated as an average from 2011 through 2015 is 100 percent. Forty-three of the 43 graduates taking the ARRT certification examination within six months of graduation pass on the first attempt.
This is the number of graduates employed in radiation therapy compared to the number of graduates actively seeking employment within 12 months of graduation. The figure reflects an average over a five-year span. The program’s 5 year average job placement rate from 2011 through 2015 is 95%. Forty one of the 43 graduates seeking employment were employed within 12 months of graduation.