Bachelor of Science in Radiation Therapy (B.S.R.T.) Major in Radiation Therapy

Minimum required: 120 semester credit hours

Admission Requirements

  1. The Bachelor of Science in Radiation Therapy (B.S.R.T.) degree with a major in Radiation Therapy requires admission to the university and admission to the program.  For more information visit: http://www.health.txstate.edu/rtt/
  2. Any student may declare Pre-Radiation Therapy as their major. Admission to Texas State does not guarantee admission to the program. Admission to the program is competitive and selective. It is recommended that students arrange academic advising at least once prior to making application.
  3. The academic sequence begins during the fall semester. Enrollment is limited by student/faculty ratios in the clinical components of the program.
  4. The deadline for submission of applications is January 15.

General Requirements

  1. The general education core curriculum courses are listed in the degree plan below along with the statewide component code number. See the General Education Core Curriculum section of this catalog for the Texas State requirements and options in the core curriculum, including Honors courses.

  2. Majors must complete a minimum of 36 advanced hours (3000 or 4000 level courses).
  3. Nine hours of writing intensive (WI) courses are required for graduation.
  4. Any student who did not complete at least two years of the same foreign language in high school is required to take 6-8 hours of the same foreign language.

Course Requirements 

Freshman
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHoursSummerHours
ENG 1310 (Communication Component Code 010)3ENG 1320 (Communication Component Code 010)3ENG Literature (Component Area Option Code 090/094)3
HIST 1310 (American History Component Code 060)3HIST 1320 (American History Component Code 060)3PHIL 1305 or 1320 (Language, Philosophy & Culture Component Code 040)3
BIO 1320 or 1330 (Life & Physical Sciences Component Code 030)3Select one of the following:4PSY 1300 (Social & Behavioral Sciences Component Code 080)3
COMM 1310 (Component Area Option Code 090/091)3  
US 110011  
 CHEM 1341 (Life & Physical Sciences Component Code 030)3 
 CHEM 11411 
 13 14 9
Sophomore
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours 
BIO 24304AT 3358 or PSY 4390N3 
POSI 2310 (Government/Political Science Component Code 070)3POSI 2320 (Government/Political Science Component Code 070)3 
MATH 2417 or 2471 (Mathematics Component Code 020)4Select one of the following:3 
ART 2313, DAN 2313, MU 2313, or TH 2313 (Creative Arts Component Code 050)3  
   
   
 Select one of the following:1 
   
   
   
 Select one of the following:3 
   
   
   
   
   
 14 13
Junior
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHoursSummerHours
RTT 33143RTT 33103RTT 41891
RTT 33013RTT 33023RTT 43603
RTT 33003RTT 33503RTT 42202
RTT 32202RTT 43703RTT 41201
RTT 31201RTT 32212 
 RTT 31211 
 12 15 7
Senior
First SemesterHoursSecond SemesterHours 
RTT 43713RTT 43613 
RTT 43303RTT 43313 
RTT 43103RTT 41901 
RTT 42212RTT 41911 
RTT 41211RTT 42222 
 RTT 41221 
 12 11
Total Hours: 120
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If US 1100 is waived, the student must have 120 hours to graduate. See College Advising Center