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Updated 44 minutes ago

Radiation Therapy - a dying field? - 197 Replies

I wish the therapists had tried to tell us! Not one word...To add insult to injury, I asked the program director in 2011 about the job market...


Updated 26 days ago

Is there any Radiation Therapists or people studying Radiation therapy out there? - 630 Replies

I don't recall exactly...a few weeks? They should be doing interviews in the next couple of weeks. If you meet the minimum criteria, you will get an...


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...


Updated 3 months ago

Radiation Therapist Pros and Cons? - 7 Replies

DanaMarieK- I just applied to NCC radiation therapy program and am nervous about getting in. I have a bachelors degree (non-science) with average...


Updated 5 months ago

Prospective Radiation Therapy Student- Quick Questoinaire - 1 Reply

Hi wierdmark, I'm not a Radiation Therapist yet but I'm in the RT program if you have any questions for a student. Although I'm sure if you are...


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...


Updated 5 months ago

Radiation Therapist / Dosimetrist - Best path with a biology degree? - 5 Replies

I am a senior at USC in Columbia, SC and will be graduating in May 2015 with a bachelor of science degree in exercise science. I am interested in...

Shiloh Litton

Updated 7 months ago

Travel RT - 1 Reply

I don't know of any traveling agencies that will hire someone without experience. The sites that need a temp need someone to fill in who can hit the...

Shiloh Litton

Updated 7 months ago

Is radiation therapy REALLY a dying field? - 2 Replies

Position available in Salisbury, MD for medical physicist in a radiation oncology department. 30 minutes from Ocean City, MD and 2 hours east of...

RT enthusiast

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

Updated 7 months ago

Radiation Therapist Starting Pay - 2 Replies

I'm very interested in the nvcc/vwcc radiation therapy program 2015. But very scared of the posts on this forum with the job market. Please if you...

kh in New Baltimore, Michigan

Updated 8 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 10 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 12 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 16 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 17 months ago

radiation therapist or respiratory therapist? - 199 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 18 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 19 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 20 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 22 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 22 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 22 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 25 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 26 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 27 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 27 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 29 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 30 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 30 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 33 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 33 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 33 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 34 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 34 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 34 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 35 months ago

Radiation Therapy - 75 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 36 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 37 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 38 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 39 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...

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