Proton Therapy Certificate

John Patrick University of Health and Applied Sciences offers an online Proton Therapy certificate within the School of Physics and Radiological Sciences. The Proton Therapy certificate curriculum includes a clinical practice component consisting of 240 hours. Click here to request program information.

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The Proton Therapy Certificate is a distance education program with a clinical internship component consisting of 240 hours. The Proton Therapy certificate prepares students to practice competently and effectively as radiation therapy professionals in diverse healthcare environments. The academic and clinical foundation in the curriculum develops graduates with professional flexibility and adaptability to assume prominent roles and responsibilities after graduation in both career and scholarly pursuits. Click here to apply.

Credits: 18
Duration: 2 semesters


PR400Orientation to Proton Therapy1 Credit
PR406Therapeutic Procedures in Proton Therapy3 Credits
PR414Physical Properties of Protons3 Credits
PR408Machine Safety and QA3 Credits
PR412Oncology and Pathology3 Credits
PR421Clinical Practice5 Credits

Plan of Study

Semester 1
Orientation to Proton Therapy1 Credit
Oncology and Pathology3 Credits
Physical Properties of Protons3 Credits
7 Credits
Semester 2
Machine Safety and QA3 Credits
Therapeutic Procedures in Proton Therapy3 Credits
Clinical Practice5 Credits
11 Credits

Program Application Requirements

Program Admission Requirements


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