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unemployed in Kingsport, Tennessee

Updated 21 days ago

Radiation Therapy - a dying field? - 300 Replies

I've seen this topic being touched on a little bit in other threads. I am having second thoughts on pursuing a career in Radiation Therapy. The...

lavendar in Seattle, Washington

Updated 3 months ago

Prospective Radiation Therapy Student- Quick Questoinaire - 3 Replies

Hello. I am working toward an AA degree in Psychology and I have a project to look for jobs that I may be interested. If anyone in the field would be...

Carol Connor in Austin, Texas

Updated 3 months ago

Dosimetry school interview - 2 Replies

Hi, I have an upcoming interview for a medical dosimetry program. Can anyone share their experience with their dosimetry interview? Are there any...

Life24 in Richardson, Texas

Radiation Therapist vs Nursing

Hi there, I have conducted research on both RT and Nursing for awhile now. I am a bit torn, from my research the most common career options in...

Allie O'Malley in Provo, Utah

How hard is it to get accepted to an RT program?

I am about to graduate from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor's in Spanish and a minor in Sociology. Because of family/health issues, my GPA...

jmkeim in Raleigh, North Carolina

why did you choose to become a Dosimetrist?

hello all, I am a current student at a radiation therapy program and was wondering why people chose to become Dosimetrist

canada 2323 in Ontario

Updated 8 months ago

H1B Visa for Radiation Therapist? - 4 Replies

I am a Canadian Citizen and a Radiation Therapist with both member of ARRT and CAMRT with Clinical experience as a Radiation Therapist. I am not a...

canada 2323 in Ontario

Updated 8 months ago

Working as a Radiation Therapist with UK Degree. - 1 Reply

Hi Everyone, I am after some help and advice! I have recently relocated to California and am looking for work as a Radiation Therapist. I have 10...

Help me please in Arizona

What's better?

I'm currently working on my associates in Medical Radiography and will start my certificate of completion in radiation therapy next year. I was...

CWong in Vancouver, British Columbia

RT jobs in Canada? Any luck?

Hi, I graduated in June 2015, and I'm still looking for a radiation therapist job in Canada. I'm CAMRT and ARRT certified--anyone have any luck with...

MB in Hayward, California

Radiation Therapist possible for Military Wife?

I am currently studying to become a radiation therapist and with the possibility of being married to a military officer in the future, is it even...


Updated 9 months ago

Can I major in biology and become a Radiation Therapist? - 1 Reply

Im very interested in becoming a radiation therapist and wanted to know what's the best way to become one. im a HS grad..

jlong2988 in Denver, Pennsylvania

Updated 9 months ago

Radiation Therapist / Dosimetrist - Best path with a biology degree? - 7 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...

Herb in Concord, California

Radiation Therapy Questions

Hello, I am very interested in pursuing a career in Radiation Therapy but I have a few questions. I would appreciate any insight. Why did you...

RTT in Lubbock, Texas

Updated 13 months ago

RT program while working - 1 Reply

I'm interested in the radiation therapy program at a community college nearby. I have a masters in biomedical engineering, but I work in medical...

Cornestone in Mississauga, Ontario

Updated 13 months ago

Good Recruitment Agencies (Preferrably the Westcoast) with International experience - 1 Reply

Hello, I'm a new graduate from a Canadian Radiation Therapy degree program. Completed both my Canadian national exam and the ARRT. I want to work...

Amy in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 14 months ago

Radiation Therapist Pros and Cons? - 9 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...

Gwendolyn Boatwright in Little Rock, Arkansas

Updated 16 months ago

Radiation Therapy- Anyone have any information? In need of help - 2 Replies

Hi. My name is Gwendolyn Boatwright and I'm from Arkansas. I wanted to know or get input on if it's better to get a degree in health science then go...

Lavendar in Seattle, Washington

Updated 17 months ago

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

I'm interested in studying radiation therapy or respiratory therapy. But I can't seem to find any Radiation therapists. I want to find out what's...

Blindsun in Portland, Oregon

What other countries are in need of Radiation Therapy Jobs?

I have been an RTT for over 5 years now and want to consider my options for moving abroad. Does anyone know of any countries that are in need of...

wobb in Menomonie, Wisconsin

Radiation Therapist, best way to pursue

I am currently looking into going to school to become a radiation therapist. One path I found for this was completing a 2 year associate degree in...

Shiloh Litton in Salisbury, Maryland

Updated 23 months ago

Travel RT - 1 Reply

Guys, I am a new RT grad that wants to do some traveling work. I was wondering if you can give me a few pointers on what to expect from the field and...

Shiloh Litton in Salisbury, Maryland

Updated 24 months ago

Is radiation therapy REALLY a dying field? - 2 Replies

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...

RT enthusiast in Woodbridge, Virginia

Any recent grads or students of the nvcc / vwcc radiation therapy program?

Hello, I am working to get into the NVCC/VWCC radiation therapy program for fall 2015. I would love to have an insight on the program from a current...

RT enthusiast in Woodbridge, Virginia

Updated 24 months ago

Radiation Therapist Starting Pay - 2 Replies

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...

kh in New Baltimore, Michigan

Updated 25 months ago

A more personalized question about job prospects... - 1 Reply

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

nadige in Brooklyn, New York

Updated 26 months ago

Radiation therapist job outlook. - 35 Replies

I was wondering is the job oulook for radation therapist GOOD in Southern California?? & is it hard to get accepted into a radiology...

Spencer in Hamilton, Ontario

Updated 29 months ago

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

I am considering a job in New Zealand. There is a shortage of radiation therapists there. Does anyone have any experience with this? Any feed back...

Rad39 in Pataskala, Ohio

21st Century Oncology

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

Lance H Johnson in Ormond Beach, Florida

Updated 33 months ago

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

It seems that there is a promising future in Radiation Therapy. It sounds almost too good to be true. I have found that to usually be the case. Is it...


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?

billsart in New York, New York

Updated 34 months ago

radiation therapist or respiratory therapist? - 198 Replies

i am considering changing from respiratory to radiation, i like both careers, but radiation seems less stressful, and a better paying career. i know...

Radiation Therapist in Florida


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 in Salisbury, Maryland

Updated 35 months ago

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

I'm curious to see if RT's are qualified for other positions such as x-ray tech or radiologists. The reason I ask this is if its difficult to find a...

patswinger in Woodbridge, Virginia

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...

Jewel in Abingdon, Maryland

Updated 35 months ago

Jrcert - 1 Reply

I am in the process of applying to a couple of schools in Florida. One has jrcert and the other is not. If I go to the non accredited program, is...

AngelaG in Hartwell, Georgia

Updated 37 months ago

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

I have been a Radiologic Technologist for almost 15 years. I got my CT certification in 2008. I will be finished with my Bachelors degree in...

Shiloh Litton in Salisbury, Maryland

Updated 38 months ago

What's after radiation therapy? - 6 Replies

Hello, I was wondering if anyone has transitioned to another career after radiation therapy? I have 20+ yrs experience in therapy and considering a...

Shiloh Litton in Salisbury, Maryland

Updated 38 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

I'm online applying for 2-3 jobs everyday, all around the country. I have a stellar resume with military experience, multiple awards for excellence,...

Haley in Upper Marlboro, Maryland

Updated 38 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 41 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...

pallmall in Binghamton, New York

Updated 42 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 43 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 43 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 45 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 47 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 47 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...

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