The Community College of Allegheny County provides a supportive and transformative learning environment that prepares graduates to meet critical needs in the region’s workforce.
At CCAC, we believe that life outside the classroom is an important part of your college experience. Each CCAC campus has a variety of activities to enhance your lifestyle – including athletics, cultural events and personal development seminars.
The CCAC Educational
Foundation is the fundraising and benefactor arm of the college. It seeks to
create vital connections between the college and the wider community
to ensure the ongoing viability of the college.
Also see Radiation Therapy Technology (565.1).
Radiation therapy involves the use of high energy radiation in the
treatment of patients with malignant tumors. Registered radiation therapists
are employed in major cancer treatment centers and in hospitals with radiation
Applicants are required to have graduated from a
JRCERT accredited school of diagnostic radiography and be eligible for
college-level courses. Applicants must be ARRT board certified in diagnostic
radiography RT(R) with a minimum passing score of 80% or be board certified and
employed in diagnostic radiography for at least one year. Graduates of the CCAC
certificate program are eligible to apply to take the ARRT Radiation Therapy
certification exam.Upon successful completion of the program, the
Enrollment is limited
by available clinical sites and other factors. Students must make separate
applications to this program.This program is accredited by the
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT), 20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850,
Chicago, IL 60608-3182; 312.704.5300.
For information about the Allegheny Campus Radiation Therapy Technology program contact the Allied Health Secretary at 412.237.2681. Admission Policies and ProceduresAllied Health ApplicationFrequently Asked QuestionsMission, goals and Student Learning OutcomesTechnical and Behavioral Standards Shadowing FormClinical AffiliatesAmerican Registry of Radiologic Technologists (A.R.R.T.)Program OutcomesNotice of Accreditation
Kelli Collette, MA Ed.R.T.(R)(T)Associate Professor and Program Director Radiation Therapy Technology ProgramAllegheny Campus M607808 Ridge Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA firstname.lastname@example.org Office: 412.237.2752 Fax: 412.237.6579