Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care

University Center Course Schedule

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 1 Semester (16cr)
Semesters Per Degree 8 (128cr)*
Bachelor of Respiratory Care
Degree Requirements   128 cr
  Semester Offered Credits
Associate Degree Requirements 74
Professional Courses   27
MATH 281 Intro to Statistics Fall, Spring 3
Advanced-level BIOL or Science   4
BIOL 331 Microbiology Fall, Spring 4
CSC 206 Advanced Computer Applications Fall, Spring, Summer 2
RESP 341 Pharmacology *   2
RESP 440 Ethics for Health Professionals **   3
REDP 460 Current Issues in Resp. Care **   3
Clinical Experience **   5
Mgmt. Observation Practicum **   1
Electives   4
General Education Requirements   30
Institutional Requirements   11
* = RESP 341 will be substituted by taking SDSU's PHA 321 online.
** = Offered in Sioux Falls and Rapid City (hospital locations)
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Bruce Feistner, MSS, RRT
Director, Respiratory Care Program

* The serving size is based on a four year degree plan, so your course load may vary depending on your specific educational goals. The values here are current as of the 2009-10 DSU course catalog.

Last Updated: 7/31/12