Radiation Therapy

Course Schedule


Summer Semester #1 – Late June/early July, NO synchronous (live) class sessions and NO clinical during this period. 

AL309 Foundations of Radiation Therapy (2 credit hours)

Fall Semester - Requires attendance at synchronous (live) class sessions each Monday from 9:00am – 4:30pmCST.

AL 301 Clinical Radiation Therapy I (4 credit hours)

AL 302 Radiation Therapy Principles I (3 credit hours)

AL 303 Radiation Therapy Physics I (3 credit hours)

AL 307 Oncology, Simulation & Treatment Procedures I (3 credit hours)

AL 311 Imaging in Radiation Therapy (3 credit hours)

Spring Semester - Requires attendance at synchronous (live) class sessions each Monday from 9:00am – 4:30pmCST.

AL 304 Therapeutic Radiobiology (3 credit hours) 

AL 305 Radiation Therapy Physics II (3 credit hours)

AL 310 Radiation Therapy Principles II (3 credit hours)

AL 340 Clinical Radiation Therapy II (4 credit hours)

AL 370 Oncology, Simulation & Treatment Procedures II (3 credit hours)

Summer Semester #2 – No attendance of synchronous (live) class sessions required.

AL 380 Clinical Radiation Therapy III (3 credit hours)

AL 381 Radiation Therapy Seminar (3 credit hours)

40 Credit Hours Total

 

*Clinical education consists of unpaid experiences at an affiliated radiation oncology department. In the fall and spring semesters clinical hours are Tuesday-Thursday (8am-4pm) and Friday (8am-12pm). The winter intersession consists of approximately 3 weeks in December and January during which clinical hours are Monday-Friday, 8am-4pm. In the summer semester, clinical is scheduled Monday-Thursday (8am-4pm) and Friday (8am-12pm).

*Credit hour to clinical clock hour is calculated based on a formula of 100-115 clock hours equaling 1 credit hour.