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Pat Capps Covey College of Allied Health Professions
Department of Radiologic Sciences
 
 
 
Radiation Therapy Mission, Goals & Program Effectiveness Data
   
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Radiation Therapy
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Mission Statement

To provide an engaging academic environment which produces competent, well-educated graduates, and enhances service to patients, the community, and the Radiation Therapy profession.


Goals & Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Students will demonstrate clinical competence.

    Student Learning Outcomes:
    • Students will integrate didactic and clinical experiences.
    • Students/graduates will demonstrate essential skills and competence
    • Students will demonstrate professional growth and development


  2. Students will model professionalism.

    Student Learning Outcomes
    • Students/graduates will respect patient dignity and show compassion for patient.
    • Students/graduates will demonstrate interest in life-long learning.
    • Students will exhibit a work ethic and demeanor befitting a health-care professional.


  3. Students will demonstrate effective communication skills.

    Student Learning Outcomes
    • Students will demonstrate effective communication skills in the clinical setting.
    • Students will demonstrate writing proficiency.
    • Students will demonstrate effective oral communication skills.


  4. Students will develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills.

    Student Learning Outcomes
    • Students/graduates will demonstrate effective problem solving and critical thinking skills.


  5. Students will benefit from the program and serve the community and the Radiation Therapy profession.

    Student Learning Outcomes
    • Students will be prepared for the ARRT certification examination.
    • Students/graduates will benefit from the program.
    • Students/graduates will serve the community and the Radiation Therapy profession.


Program Effectiveness Data as of March 2016

  • Five-year Average Credentialing Examination Pass Rate:    96.9%
  • (Classes graduating 2011-2015:   33 graduates sat for ARRT exam within 6 mo, 32 passed on first attempt)

  • Five-year Average Job Placement Rate:  95.8%
  • (Classes graduating 2011-2015:   24 actively seeking graduates, 23 employed within 12 mo of graduation)

  • Annual Program Completion Rate:   88.9%
  • (Class graduating 2015:   9 admitted, 8 graduated)  







     
    University of South Alabama Pat Capps Covey College of Allied Health Professions Department of Radiologic Sciences