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Updated 1 month ago

Is there any Radiation Therapists or people studying Radiation therapy out there? - 625 Replies

I just got accepted to radiation therapist program in Galveston College. I start in August. Has anyone attended this program? Would appreciate any...


Updated 1 month ago

Radiation therapist job outlook. - 35 Replies

I agree...stay far away from RT..it's a complete waste of time of money and time. It's all about who you know in that field.


Updated 2 months ago

Radiation Therapy - a dying field? - 174 Replies

Thank you for your reply! Very helpful. I've owned my own business for 13 years and am used to working (and only want to work) Part-time. So I think...


Is radiation therapy REALLY a dying field?

Hello all! I plan on switching my major to radiation therapy. Is there really a good job outlook for it in Tennessee? Or are there a lot of new grads...


Updated 4 months ago

Considering a Rad T. job in New Zealand. - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="Ludy Colenbrander in Auckland, New Zealand"]Hi Bonnie I am the facilitator for a group of CEOs and business leaders in Auckland -The...


21st Century Oncology

Can anybody shed some light on this company and the radiation school they have in Florida? Thanks

Lance H Johnson

Updated 8 months ago

Can Radiation Therapy degree stand on its own? - 7 Replies

[QUOTE who="Red Queen in Cleveland, Tennessee"]As of last year, Radiation therapists without the RT (R) credential were still not allowed to cross...


Any Radiation therapists in the sacramento and/or bay area?

I am very interested in this field. Would you recommend someone in this area to start this career in 2013?


Updated 8 months ago

radiation therapist or respiratory therapist? - 199 Replies

[QUOTE who="daffy410 in Minnesota"]billsart: Thank you for your link. Please advice if you found the Radiation Physics class very challenging and...

Radiation Therapist


I am a therapist with 3 years of experience and have been out of work since 2010 due to the tight job market in RTT. I have excellent experience and...

Shiloh Litton

Updated 9 months ago

What other jobs are Radiation Therapists qualified for? - 4 Replies

[QUOTE who="Tia in Stockbridge, Georgia"]I am having a problem with getting a job in radiation therapy. I graduated in 2011 and can't seem to get...


Interview questions for a radiation therapist job

I have been a Radiation Therapist for 8 years. Recently(about 6 months) I have been looking for a job with more long term stability. I have managed...


Updated 10 months ago

Jrcert - 1 Reply

Yes! It will. Since most all the schools are accredited & u have 30 to 40 students grad. each yr. They r going to hire the ones that grad. thru a...


Updated 12 months ago

RAD therapy schools that allow you to still work full-time - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="Shiloh Litton in Salisbury, Maryland"]Washburn University in Topeka, KS has an all online program and you can coordinate your clinical...

Shiloh Litton

Updated 13 months ago

What's after radiation therapy? - 6 Replies

[QUOTE who="hjemerso in Bloomington, Indiana"]I am more than willing to move. In fact I've been applying for jobs all over the country and still...

Shiloh Litton

Updated 13 months ago

New jobs are being posted all the time, so why is it so hard to get a foot in the door - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="hjemerso in Bloomington, Indiana"]I'm online applying for 2-3 jobs everyday, all around the country. I have a stellar resume with...

Haley in Upper Marlboro, Maryland

Updated 13 months ago

Board exams study guides. - 4 Replies

I am looking for study guides for the ARRT board exam for radiation therapy. I have the mosby guide, but looking for something else. Please help....

Shiloh Litton in Salisbury, Maryland

Updated 16 months ago

Radiation Therapist Starting Pay - 1 Reply

Would anyone be willing to say how much they were making when they started working as a RT and how much they are making now and how long it has taken...

Shiloh Litton in Salisbury, Maryland

Updated 16 months ago

Radiation Therapy Career Questions - 3 Replies

I'm interested in radiation therapy as a career, but I have some questions about the job that I would like to ask here. My questions are primarily...

SarahDC in Washington, District of Columbia

Got an interview for Radiation Therapy. Any Advice?

I'm one of 40 students picked to have a logic test and interview to be picked for Radiation Therapy starting in Fall and only 15 make it. Any help...

Shiloh Litton in Salisbury, Maryland

Updated 17 months ago

Radiation Therapist / Dosimetrist - Best path with a biology degree? - 3 Replies

Hi all, This is my first post so be gentle! I am currently a senior in college graduating in May with a bachelor's in Biology. I have considered...

DanaMarieK in North Babylon, New York

Updated 17 months ago

Radiation Therapist Pros and Cons? - 6 Replies

What are the Pros and Cons of becoming a radiation therapist? Will I spend all my time in a hospital and not be able to have a life? Will I be...

pallmall in Binghamton, New York

Updated 17 months ago

Starting radiation therapy.. help? - 2 Replies

Hi, I've recently decided that I want to go into radiation therapy field so I did much research but still don't know much about it. I was hoping if...

billsart in New York, New York

Updated 18 months ago

The best part is... - 15 Replies

What do you enjoy most about radiation therapist work? What do you dislike the most? Is it challenging? Are there many opportunities to learn and...

billsart in New York, New York

Updated 18 months ago

uniform question - 16 Replies

Hey everyone. Still in the Army, planning on a career in Radiation Therapy when I get out. I am wondering if you wear scrubs as a uniform, and if...

jdouglas55 in High Point, North Carolina

Radiation Therapy Questions...

So I recently got into a Radiation Therapy program. The classes seem SUPER easy, honestly to the point that I feel I should have tried for something...

carlos092684 in Long Island, New York

Updated 20 months ago

Radiation Therapy (a question and why I chose to pursue it) - 5 Replies

Look, I know most say it's a dead market. At one point so were most careers. I like Radiation Therapy and am eager to enter the training program at...

Somewhere in Glen Ellyn, Illinois

SIUC Program Rad Program

I was wondering if anyone here is familiar with the Rad prgram at SIUC and would like to share their thought on it. My son is looking at the program...

billsart in New York, New York

Updated 21 months ago

Rad Therapy 3+1 program - 2 Replies

Helping my son plan for college next year and researching careers of interest to him and he's landed at both Physical Therapy and Rad Therapy. Both...

billsart in New York, New York

Updated 21 months ago

Radiation Therapy Program and Working around school? - 2 Replies

I have a question for those students and past students on how they survived the radiation therapy program and working/ as what type of work did they...

.. in New York, New York


According to the CAMRT, having a license from the ARRT makes you eligible to take the CAMRT exam. Does this mean an ARRT license holder falls under...

beadoer in Hamilton, Australia

Updated 24 months ago

radiation therapist blogs? - 2 Replies

I have found several blogs by radiologic technologists online. I feel these are great resources as they allow you to get an idea of the day-to-day of...

nolva in Spring Valley, California

Updated 24 months ago

radiation therapy schools in california - 5 Replies

I have been looking for schools that offer a bachelors degree in radiation therapy but the only one I found was at CSU Long Beach in California. I am...

MMBB243 in Illinois

Updated 25 months ago

does a radiation therapist get paid during the year of training for dosimetrist certification? - 1 Reply

I'm currently going to school for radiation therapist and have my sights albeitly a couple years down the road for becoming a dosimetrist. I have...

GreatLakes in Lansing, Michigan

Updated 25 months ago

Radiation Therapy Questions... - 23 Replies

Hi, I'm a 2nd yr student in the Radiology program and I am thinking of pursuing a career in Radiation Therapy. How much hard is the Radiation...

JSmith in Brooklyn, New York

Radiation Therapist- NY Methodist Hospital Program

What should someone know about the NY Methodist Hospital allied health program for Rad. Therapy? Just wanted to know if you knew anyone who went...

wiley in Candler, North Carolina

Updated 25 months ago

Radiation Therapy jobs in florida - 32 Replies

Can anyone tell me what the job market is like in florida for radiation therapist? I am in south Florida and I am about to submit my application for...

sherry in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Updated 25 months ago

Radation therapy Question please read & help!!!! - 3 Replies

Hello, i was wondering about the job out look for rad. Therapists in southern California. I was wondering if the job out look her is good or if its...

Steve in Barrie, Ontario

Updated 26 months ago

Radiation Therapy - 76 Replies

I'm a rad tech and am interested in switching to therapy (via 12 month program). I was wondering if therapy keeps you on your feet as much as...

PingPongDingDang in Fullerton, California

Updated 28 months ago

I need someone to help me pick a career: Radiation therapy, Respiratory therapy, or Dental Hygenist??? - 1 Reply

I have heard many things about this field; more negative than positive! I do know that these fields pay well and you do not need to go to school...

Shiloh Litton in Salisbury, Maryland

Updated 29 months ago

Are there any job prospects for a person with an Associates in Radiation Therapy with a BA in psych - 1 Reply

So I have looked into Radiation Therapy and am really interested in the field but I know that jobs at the moment are scares. I was wondering what my...

x-ray student in Kingston, Ontario

Updated 29 months ago

Just graduated from Radiation Therapy - considering MRI - 2 Replies

I just graduated from radiation therapy and am having trouble finding a job. I have an interest in MRI and am considering applying to the...

Shiloh Litton in Salisbury, Maryland

Updated 30 months ago

Are radiation therapy and x-ray tech two different fields? - 5 Replies

I have been looking at x-ray technician and radiation therapy programs in Texas. Not only is it confusing trying to find a program that is...

Montana in Missoula, Montana

Can a hearing impaired person become a radiation therapist?

I am looking at going back to school to become a radiation therapist. In my research, I have looked at many jobs and seen that many list on the job...

dasfd in Northville, Michigan

A more personalized question about job prospects...

I am considering starting a Bachelor's program in Radiation Therapy this coming Fall, meaning I should graduate in 2016. I would be perfectly...

Kara J in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Updated 31 months ago

Employment Expectations?? - 1 Reply

I am looking to start the Radiation Therapy program at Cambridge Institute of Allied Health and Technology in Delray Beach, Florida in May 2012. Does...

D Lyte in omaha, Nebraska

Rocky Mountain Cancer Center

Need input from any RTT's who are either working or have worked for this company..any input would be great!

Jerr in Hamilton, Ontario

Updated 32 months ago

How to apply for the ARRT, CAMRT? - 2 Replies

Hello, I need to know what is the application process in order to gain recognition in the U.S or Canada, for someone who is internationally...

Parker in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Realistic Expectations? Looking for advice!

I am looking to start the Radiation Therapy program at Cambridge Institute of Allied Health and Technology in Delray Beach, Florida in May 2012. ...

Rad JJ in Newark, Ohio

21st Century Oncology

Has anyone worked for this company? If so what is it like? I see they have several sites in the US. Thanks

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