Bachelor’s Degree Completion Program (online)

Individuals that hold the Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) credential awarded by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) and are graduates of a regionally accredited and CoARC-accredited program are eligible to apply for the Bachelor’s Degree Completion Program.

 

Individuals holding the RRT credential may be eligible to receive up to 35 semester credit hours based on the RRT credential. Such individuals must enroll in and complete a minimum of 30 semester hours of coursework at the Health Science Center and must complete all Texas Core Curriculum courses before beginning the Bachelor’s Degree Completion Program.

 




BS DEGREE COMPLETION CURRICULUM (online)

Credit Hours

RESC 4012 – Disease Management, Rehabilitation and Extended Care

4.0

RESC 4013 – Leadership and Management in RC

3.0

RESC 4015 - Education in Respiratory Care

3.0

RESC 4017 – Introduction to Research I

2.0

RESC 4021 – Issues and Trends

3.0

RESC 4029/4091 – Clinical Specialization or Independent Study

6.0

RESC 3020 – Cardiopulmonary Pathophysiology II

3.0

RESC 4030 – Research Principles and Practice

3.0

RESC 3030 - Respiratory Care Across the Lifespan

3.0

Program Total

30.0

 

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