Radiation Therapy Program Mission Statement
The mission of Mitchell Technical Institute is to provide skills for success in technical careers. It is the mission of the MTI Radiation Therapy program to develop and educate competent, compassionate, and professional entry-level radiation therapists through a strong commitment to didactic, clinical and professional education.
Goals and Student Learning Outcomes
Goal 1: Students will demonstrate competency in the clinical setting.
1a. Students demonstrate proper simulation and treatment planning skills, as prescribed by a radiation oncologist.
1b. Students will demonstrate competency in treatment delivery.
1c. Students demonstrate principles of radiation delivery.
Goal 2: Students will think critically.
2a. Students demonstrate good judgment and decision-making in the clinical setting.
2b. Students recognize discrepancies and develop solutions to clinical situations.
Goal 3: Students will communicate effectively.
3a. Students demonstrate effective written communication skills.
3b. Students demonstrate effective oral communication skills.
Goal 4: Students will demonstrate professional attitudes, behaviors, growth and ethics.
4a. Students conduct themselves in an ethical and professional manner.
4b. Students work effectively with supervisory personnel.
4c. Students participate in a minimum of one local, state, or national seminar.
Goal 5: The graduates will become registered radiation therapists employed in their field.
5a. Graduates will pass the ARRT exam.
5b. Graduates will perform as entry level therapists.
5c. Graduates seeking employment will find employment within 12 months of graduation.
Check out the 2012-13 Radiation Therapy Assessment Review for information on how this program assures that its students are attaining learning outcomes.