Respiratory Therapy

Program Schedule

Pre-requisites
 

Year 1
Prerequisites

Fall
CH 105/109 Chemical Principles or Intro Organic & Biochemistry 4
MA 104 College Algebra 4
EN 111 College Composition 4
BI 201 Human Anatomy 3
HL 101 Med. Terminology 1
Total Credits 16
   
Winter
BI 202 Human Physiology 5
BI 111 Intro Bio: Principles 4
Humanities or Social Science 4
RSP 106 Intro to Resp Therapy 1
HP 200 Physical Well Being 1
Total Credits 15
 All required courses listed above must be completed prior to application deadline

Year 2

Fall
CLS 204 Clinical Microbiology 2
EN 211 Writing & Literature 4
RSP 271 Intro to O2 Ther 3 (lec/disc)
RSP 272 Resp. Pharmacology 2 (lec)
RSP 273 Cardio/Pulmon System 4 (lec)
Total Credits 15
   
Winter
RSP 274 Ess of Neonatal Resp Care 4
RSP 275 Card/Pulm Diagnostics 4 (lec/disc)
RSP 276 Therapeutic Modalities 4 (lec/disc)
RSP 277 Resp Care Clinical Exp I 4 (320)
Total Credits 16
   
Spring/Summer  
RSP 374 Resp Care Clinical Exp II 2 (160)

 

Year 3

Fall
RSP 371 Common Acute Pulm Prob. 3 (lec)
RSP 377 Resp Care Clin. Exp. III 2 (160)
RSP 372 Airway Care 3 (lec/disc)
RSP 373 Pos. Pressure Therapies 4 (lec/disc)
RSP 375 Mechanical Ventilation I 3 (lec/disc)
Total Credits 15
   
Winter
RSP 384 Resp Care Clin. Exp IV 5 (400)
RSP 376 Mechanical Ventilation II 3 (lec/disc)
RSP 378 Issues in Resp Therapy 2 (lec)
RSP 379 Special Pop Assess. & Mang't 2 (lec)
Total Credits 12

Total Credits for Program - 91