Civilian:job in recent demand
Employment is expected to increase much faster than the average, and job prospects should be good.
Experienced radiation therapists may advance to manage radiation therapy programs in treatment centers or other health care facilities. Managers generally continue to treat patients while taking on management responsibilities. Other advancement opportunities include teaching, technical sales and research. With additional training and certification, therapists also can become dosimetrists, who use complex mathematical formulas to calculate proper radiation doses.
Future job growth is projected to be much faster than average