Medical Dosimetry Diploma
Pitt Community College

Program Details

PCC offers the online Medical Dosimetry Diploma. This diploma provides the student with the fundamentals of medical dosimetry practice using current technology, tools and techniques. The curriculum is designed to prepare ARRT certified radiation therapists to work in the care of cancer patients as a medical dosimetrist, and enable the participant to become a member of the radiation oncology team. 

Subjects studies include the following:

  • radiation oncology anatomy
  • radiation protection
  • treatment planning
  • dose calculations
  • clinical oncology

Graduates of the program will be able to obtain employment as a medical dosimetrist and apply to the Medical Dosimetrist Certification Board (MDCB) to sit for a national certification.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Completion of a JRCERT-accredited program
  • Official transcripts
  • 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Occupational license, certification or registration
  • Placement test, if required
  • Additional materials may be required to determine state residency

Special Accreditation

Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges