The students are assigned to monthly clinical rotations in Manhattan and may also elect to do some clinical rotations at our regional sites: Nassau and Commack, LI; Westchester or Bergen, Monmouth and Basking Ridge, NJ.
Students are assigned to clinic 3 days per week during each of 4 semesters over two years. During the summer months and during January the students are in clinic 5 days per week. Clinic hours are designated 8:00-4:00 or 9:00-5:00. The program offers 2077 hours of clinical experience; the student must complete 85% of these hours to graduate.
Students must also be available for periodic weekend clinical workshops. If unable to attend, they are required to make up the material at another time.
Students are required to be in uniform and ready to begin their clinical rotations at their designated time.
All students are required to perform clinical procedures under the direct supervision of a licensed radiation therapist.
Students must complete monthly clinical evaluation with a grade point average of at least a 75%.
Students must complete required clinical competencies by June of the senior year.
Senior students are required to perform two (2) treatment unit warm-up procedures and must attend chart rounds twice a month.
All our clinical sites are approved by the JRCERT. See our articulation agreement here.