School of Radiation Therapy Application and Admission
How to Apply
All applicants whose native language is not English must present evidence of English proficiency. Please read our TOEFL Policy for more information.
Transfer of Credit
Program-specific core course credits completed at other institutions will not be recognized. Students applying for admission will not be given preference if they have previously completed program-specific course work at other institutions.
Consideration for admission will take place when all completed application materials are received. Applications will be accepted beginning October 1st and must be received by the following deadline: February 1st
NM Academy provides equal opportunities to all applicants and students and does not discriminate in the recruitment and admission of students or in the operation of any of its educational programs or activities. Applicants are considered for admission based on individual merit and equal opportunity to applicants and students is provided without regard to age, race, color, national origin, religion, culture, language, physical or mental disability, socioeconomic status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, parental status, military or veteran status, or source of income in the provision of educational services.
The Admissions Committee considers all aspects of each individual's application and offers admission to the most qualified applicants. Applications are evaluated on the basis of the applicant's academic performance, references, work experience, personal statement, and personal interview with members of the Admissions Committee. Based on these factors, the applicants are ranked for admission into the Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Nuclear Medicine Technology, Radiography and Radiation Therapy Programs. Applicants will be notified of the program’s admissions decision via email well in advance of the program’s start date.
NM Academy reserves the right to deny admission, continued enrollment or re-enrollment to any applicant or student whose personal history and background indicate that his or her presence at the Hospital would endanger the health, safety, welfare, or property of its patients, visitors, and employees or interfere with the orderly and effective operation of the Hospital's functions.
Individuals with disabilities or illness should make every effort to understand essential job functions. NM Academy is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified students, bearing in mind the safety of the student, employee, and the patient.
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541 N. Fairbanks Court, Suite 950
Chicago, IL 60611