BS in Respiratory Care - Curriculum

REQUIRED RESPIRATORY CORE COURSES (36 semester hours)
Catalog # Course Name S.H
AHLT 3705 Pharmacotherapeutics 3
AHLT 4806 Research Methods 3
AHLT 4820 Directed Research (Prerequisite: AHLT 4806) 3
AHLT 5840 Comparative Health Systems 3
RESC 1500 Intro to Online Learning in Health Professions 3
RESC 3731 Respiratory Care Management 3
RESC 3765 Advanced Respiratory Care Diagnostics 3
RESC 4860 Advanced Management of Ventilator Patient 3
RESC 4862 Professional Pathways for Respiratory Care Practitioners 3
RESC 4867 Fundamentals of Leader Development for the RCP 3
RESC 4870 Advanced Cardiopulmonary Case Management 3
RESC 4872 Technology Applications for Respiratory Care Practitioners 3
  • Upon completion of Respiratory Core Courses with a GPA of 2.5 or higher up to 17 semester hours of upper division credit may be awarded.
  • Students are required to meet the general education requirements to obtain a Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care Degree.

The curriculum for the online Bachelor of Science Respiratory Care Completion Track with Advanced Placement to Master of Respiratory Care Option for 2018-2019 appears below:

REQUIRED RESPIRATORY CORE COURSES
Catalog # Course Name S.H
AHLT 3705 Pharmacotherapeutics 3
AHLT 4806 Research Methods 3
AHLT 4820 Directed Research (Prerequisite: AHLT 4806) 3
RESC 1500 Intro to Online Learning in Health Professions 3
RESC 3731 Respiratory Care Management 3
RESC 3765 Advanced Respiratory Care Diagnostics 3
RESC 4860 Advanced Management of Ventilator Patient 3
RESC 4867 Fundamentals of Leader Development for the RCP 3
RESC 4870 Advanced Cardiopulmonary Case Management 3

Junior standing and completion of 15 semester hours of the Respiratory Care Core Courses with an overall GPA of 3.2 is required to enroll in the following 3 graduate courses:

MRC COURSES
Catalog # Course Name S.H
AHLT 5840 Comparative Health Systems 3
RESC 6900 The Respiratory Care Profession 3
RESC 6920 Technology Applications in HHS 3

Students must maintain an overall GPA of 3.0 to continue enrollment in the Advanced Placement Curriculum Option.

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