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Respiratory Therapist


Fall General Education

Course Number Course Name

ENGL 1113

English Composition I

**CHEM 1114

Introductory Chemistry

PSYC 1113

Introduction to Psychology

POLS 1113

American Federal Government

HSBC 1113

Medical Terminology

16 credit hours

Spring General Education

Course Number Course Name

ENGL 1213

English Composition II

HIST 1483

U. S History to 1877 or

HIST 1493

U. S. History since 1877

*HSBC 1224

Introduction to Clinical Microbiology

*HSBC 2114

Human Anatomy

14 credit hours

Summer General Education

Course Number Course Name

*LFSC 2424

Human Physiology

HBSC 1141 Basic Life Support

5 credit hours


Course Number Course Name

HSRT 2114

Respiratory Therapy Procedures I

HSRT 2233

Respiratory Physiology

HSRT 2243

Respiratory Pharmacology

HSRT 2333

Respiratory Pathology

HSRT 2103

Pulmonary Diagnostics

HSRT 2211

Ethics & Health Care Systems

17 credit hours


Course Number Course Name

HSRT 2202

Respiratory Therapy Procedures II

HSRT 2224

Respiratory Clinic Practice I

HSRT 2343

Respiratory Therapy Critical Care

HSRT 2352

Pediatric Respiratory Care

HSRT 2213

Mechanical Ventilation

14 credit hours


Course Number Course Name

HSRT 2324

Respiratory Therapy Clinic II

HSRT 2334

Respiratory Therapy Clinic III

8 credit hours

Total Credit Hours: 74

*Must be completed with a minimum grade of "C" prior to starting professional education.

** Math prerequisite: Minimum score of 51 on the ACCUPLACER Algebra Assessment Instrument or remediate by attaining an "S" (Satisfactory) in MATH 0123 Elementary Algebra. Note: This differs from the Program admission Math requirement.