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GVSU Medical Dosimetry students doing lab work. Photo taken pre-COVID.

Medical Dosimetry, M.S.

A medical dosimetrist is a key member of the radiation oncology team who works closely with physicians, physicists, and other members of the radiation oncology team to implement each treatment plan. The medical dosimetrist uses computer software to design and accurately calculate a radiation treatment plan based on the radiation oncologist's prescription, being cognizant of normal tissues and critical structures in the treatment vicinity.


100%
Graduation Rate
14%
Job Growth by 2025
One of Five Graduate Programs in the U.S. and the Only One in Michigan

Source: EMSI, 2020

Program Overview

The Master of Science in Medical Dosimetry program is a JRCERT accredited 12-month hybrid/online program that is composed of didactic and clinical education. Students complete the year-long program in a clinical placement located within the U.S., and are required to attend two on-site meetings at GVSU.

Why Study Medical Dosimetry at Grand Valley?


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