To be eligible to apply for the Medical Physics Residency at Mayo School of Health Sciences in Arizona, you must have:
- Earned before July of the year you apply at least a master's degree in therapeutic medical physics from a program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Physics Educational Programs
- A desire to concentrate on clinical work, not research, as your primary career goal
- Eligibility to work and live in the U.S.
- Registered to take the American Board of Radiology board exam
Applicants are selected based on grades, letters of reference, work and volunteer experiences, leadership qualities, and representation of personal qualities and skills in a personal letter.
International applicants whose primary language is not English must submit results from the Test of English as a Foreign Language Internet-based test (TOEFL iBT). Scores from the speaking portion of the exam are given particular consideration in admission decisions. Learn more about the exam and register online at the Educational Testing Service.
The Mayo School of Health Sciences school code for the TOEFL iBT is 5784.
Applicants from outside the U.S. must have their educational transcripts translated (if they are not already in English) and evaluated for U.S. equivalency by an accredited credential evaluation service company prior to submission. Please refer to the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services for a list of qualified companies. The applicant pays for the examination and credential evaluation services.
See further Mayo School of Health Sciences admissions policy information.