Medical Dosimetry MS (UW–La Crosse)
The Medical Dosimetry Program offers a Master’s Degree program that provides students with an educational foundation in medical dosimetry as well as clinical experience in a radiation oncology department. The curriculum requires online courses taken synchronously with a clinical internship at an affiliated site. Admission to the program is on a competitive basis.
The Master of Science in Medical Dosimetry Program is a 4 semester, 46 credit program designed to allow three routes of entry. This degree program not only delivers the core medical dosimetry curriculum, it also offers advanced professional and research coursework that prepares graduates for future advancement in the profession.
Total credits required for completion: 46
Applicant must have an earned baccalaureate degree:
- A degree in radiation therapy, physics, radiologic sciences, math, computers, or other areas approved by the program
- Cumulative GPA of 3.0; Overall GPA of 3.0 on prerequisite coursework
- Minimum of 40 hours of documented medical dosimetry observation
- Prior documented experience working with patients in a healthcare environment
- Completed program and Graduate school application with three letters of reference
- Interviews with program director and adjunct faculty at clinical internship sites
- Completion of computer eligibility requirements.
Students for whom English is a second language must earn a minimum score of 600 (paper-based), 250 (computer-based), or 100 (internet-based) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) within two years of application to the program.