admission process


Hartford Hospital is transferring the Radiation Therapy Program to Manchester Community College (MCC). The program will admit the first class in September 2014. Information on the MCC program and upcoming information sessions can be obtained by calling MCC at 860-512-2704.

For more information on accredited Radiation Therapy Programs, visit the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists website at or the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology at

The following is required for each admission...
  1. Application:
    Submit an application with a $50 non-refundable application fee.  Applications are reviewed and processed as that are received.

          Application Form (MS Word | PDF)

  2. Essential Requirements:
    Read the Essential Requirements for Hartford Hospital.  Return the completed signature page with application.

           Requirements Form
  3. Transcripts:
    Submit all official high school and college transcripts.  Foreign transcripts need to be evaluated for U.S. equivalency by a foreign transcript evaluation agency.

  4. References:
    Submit four reference forms to individuals such as teacher, counselor, employer, nurse, or doctor.  Individuals should not be relatives or personal friends.

           Reference Forms
  5. Placement Exam:
    Qualified applicants will be scheduled to take a placement exam. This will be given twice per month from January through June. A score of 70% or better must be achieved to continue in the application process. There is a $25 entrance exam. The entrance exam is called the HOBET for health professionals. Though not mandatory, students can purchase review materials from the following web site

  6. Clinical Visit:
    Applicant will observe in the clinic for 4 hours to be scheduled by the admissions committee.

  7. Interview:
    For all successfully completed applications, the admission committee and applicant will meet for an interview. These will take place in April, May and August (if necessary).

  8. Physical Assessment:
    Occupational Health & Safety determines final acceptance. The student must pass pre-enrollment screening including substance abuse screening.

      Admission Requirements