The Master of Science in Respiratory Care is open to students who have no prior health care experience.
- Bachelor’s degree in any field and from a regionally accredited college or university
- Recommended that two letters of reference be provided that attest to the applicant's readiness for graduate-level studies
Application and Fee
- Completion of the Allied Health Centralized Application Service (AHCAS) online
- AHCAS fee
- Supplemental application
|Required Semester Hours||Subject||TCCNS Course|
|4||Anatomy and Physiology I||BIOL 2401|
|4||Anatomy and Physiology II||BIOL 2402|
|4||Chemistry Lecture with lab||CHEM 1411|
|4||Physics Lecture with lab||PHYS 1401|
|4||Microbiology Lecture with lab||BIOL 2421|
Human Anatomy and Human Physiology courses with labs also meet the A&P requirements.
It is preferred that all prerequisite courses come from the science curriculum.
Check course equivalencies for Texas institutions using the Texas Common Course Numbering System (TCCNS)
Official transcripts from each college/university currently and previously attended reflecting completed and in progress coursework.
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.
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