Health Professions

Master of Science in Respiratory Care

Jul
15
Application deadline

The Master of Science in Respiratory Care is open to students who have no prior health care experience.

Admission Requirements

  • 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

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 Any Chemistry
4 Physics Lecture with lab Any Physics
4 Microbiology Lecture with lab BIOL 2420 or 2421

Coursework Notes

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) 

Transcripts

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.

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.