B.S. Degree with a Major in Respiratory Therapy Plan of Study

Requirements for the B.S. Degree with a Major in Respiratory Therapy*

Course Title

Credits

Notes

RSP 324 Disease Management for Respiratory Therapists

3

RSP 422 Advanced Critical Care Respiratory Therapy

3

RSP 425 Advanced Cardiovascular Pathophysiology

3

RSP 420 Health Law and Ethics

3

RSP 426 Advanced Pulmonary Physiology

3

EXS 310 Research Methods in Exercise Science

3

RSP 423 Healthcare Policy and Administration

3
RSP 424 Advanced Cardiopulmonary Pharmacology
3
RSP 427 Advanced Renal and Endocrine Pathophysiology 3

RSP 428 Neonatal/Pediatric Critical Care Pathophysiology

3

RSP 432 Subacute Care and Telemedicine in Respiratory Care

3

RSP 421 Information Literacy in Respiratory Care

3
Degree Credit Total: 36

Curriculum will be published in the offical University Catalogue during the catalogue publication cycle.

Student progression in the program is contingent upon the following:

  • Students must maintain at least a 2.00 overall GPA.

  • Students found to have been in violation of the university’s Academic Honor Code will be subject to disciplinary action as set forth in the current Code of Student Life.

  • Students found to be in violation of the Respiratory Therapy Program Policies outlined in the Student Handbook will be subject to disciplinary action up to and including dismissal from the program.

  • Students found to be in violation of the American Association for Respiratory Care’s Statement of Ethics and Professional Conduct will be subject to disciplinary action up to and including dismissal from the program.