Prepare to play an active role in the fight against cancer and other diseases by earning a Bachelor of Science in Radiation Therapy from National University. The Radiation Therapy Program combines classroom work with clinical experiences to prepare you to become an integral part of a healthcare team using radiation to treat cancer as well as benign diseases. You’ll learn to assess the physical, emotional, and educational needs of the patients you serve, determine the efficacy of a prescribed treatment, and carry out the accurate delivery and documentation of treatment. The radiation therapy education program covers all aspects of radiation therapy, including effective patient care and education, treatment planning, radiation physics, and the biological effects of radiation.
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Why Choose National University?
We’re proud to be a veteran-founded, San Diego-based nonprofit. Since 1971, our mission has been to provide accessible, achievable higher education to adult learners. Today, we educate students from across the U.S. and around the globe, with over 165,000 alumni worldwide.
Focus on one subject at a time — one month at a time — and finish your degree faster.
100+ Degree Programs
Choose from associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degrees, plus credentials and certificates.
On Campus or Online
Study when and where it’s convenient for you with evening, weekend, and 100% online classes.
Apply or transfer any time. Classes start monthly, and applications are accepted year round.
20+ Campus Locations
Attend class onsite at one of over 20 campus locations across California or in Nevada.
As a Yellow Ribbon school, we offer tuition discounts to servicemembers and dependents.