Radiation Therapy


Welcome to the Radiation Therapy Program at UNMC!

The Radiation Therapy Program is part of the Division of Radiation Science Technology Education in the school of Allied Health Professions. The 12-month program is offered to anyone who is certified in radiography and registered as a radiologic technologist (RT) with the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) and has completed the 21 hours of specified college prerequisites.

The curriculum consists of lectures, demonstrations, labs, and supervised clinical instruction. A comprehensive knowledge base and clinical competency is achieved through a plan of study that focuses on increasing proficiency under the guidance of qualified faculty and staff. students

A Bachelor Degree in Radiation Science Technology or a Post-Baccalaureate Professional Certificate in Radiation Therapy is awarded upon completion of the program and graduates are eligible to apply for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists certification exam.

The 2013 UNMC Radiation Therapy graduates completed their national board exams with a pass rate of 100% with scores over five percentage points above the national average.