Radiation Protection/Health Physics Technician  Program Description

 
 
Radiation Protection/Health Physics Technician. A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of health physicists, occupational safety and health specialists, and public health officials, to monitor and control radiation exposure and implement preventive measures in health care, work, and natural environments. Includes instruction in radiation physics, environmental radioactivity, radiological instrumentation, electronics of radiation detection equipment, radioactive waste management and control, safety and handling procedures, decontamination procedures, radioactivity testing and analysis, and communications skills.

This program is available in these options:

  • Master's degree
  • Doctoral degree



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