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Respiratory Care (M.S.)

Master Degree
Boise State University
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Instruction Method
Time to Degree
2 years

About the Program

Boise State University offers a fully online program designed for active Registered Respiratory Therapists (RRT) to pursue a Master of Science in Respiratory Care (MSRC) degree. The program will provide an opportunity for Respiratory Therapists to serve as educators, researchers, managers, clinical specialists, and leaders throughout the healthcare delivery system as described by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) degree advancement standards in 2015.

Program Requirements

  • Graduate Major Requirements take the following courses, take 36 credits
    36 credits
    RESPCARE500 - Educational Leadership
    3 credits
    RESPCARE505 - Evidence Based Medicine
    3 credits
    RESPCARE510 - Advanced Cardiopulmonary Phys
    3 credits
    RESPCARE516 - Adv Pulmonary Disease Mgmt
    3 credits
    RESPCARE521 - Applied Research Methods
    3 credits
    RESPCARE525 - Educational Methodology
    3 credits
    RESPCARE530 - Adv Cardiovascular Disease Mgt
    3 credits
    RESPCARE535 - Managing Organizational Change
    3 credits
    RESPCARE540 - Healthcare Management
    3 credits
    RESPCARE545 - Ethics of the Profession
    3 credits
    RESPCARE570 - Capstone
    6 credits
Grand Total Credits

* Please note that you must meet with an advisor each semester in order to verify degree completion time as well as online course offerings for the program requirements.