School of Health Professions

Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care (Online)

Application Deadline (Spring Semester)
Application Deadline (Summer Semester)
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Our Online Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care program is not available to residents in some states.

Prior to applying for admission, please check to make sure it is available in your state.

Admission Requirements

Holds the Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) credential from the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC).

Must complete the Texas Core Curriculum 

Application and Fee

Required Semester Hours Subject TCCNS Course
3 English Composition I ENGL 1301
3 English Composition II ENGL 1302
3 College Algebra or higher MATH 1314
3 History I HIST 1301
3 History II HIST 1302
3 Government I GOVT 2305
3 Government II GOVT 2306
3 Philosophy, Humanities, or Literature course
3 Art, Drama, Dance or Music
3 Psychology or Sociology
12 Natural Sciences

Coursework Notes

Some program course requirements may meet Texas Common Core requirements.  

Check course equivalencies for Texas institutions using the Texas Common Course Numbering System (TCCNS)


Applicants who are enrolled in college courses at the time of application should submit an official transcript showing courses in progress. An updated transcript must be, upon completion of the courses.

Transcripts from institutions outside the United States must be submitted in the original language and must be accompanied by a  NACES Members evaluation agency English translation for each course.

International Applicants

Submit Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) scores

This requirement may be waived if the applicant is a graduate from a regionally accredited post-secondary institution in the USA

Program Information

Please refer to the University Catalog for the most current information.