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Respiratory Care (R.R.T. to B.S.)

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

About the Program

Boise State is proud to offer the largest RRT to BS program in the nation. This program enhances your respiratory care skills, can help advance your professional career, and provides networking opportunities with fellow professionals. Students can get this degree in under a year with no out-of-state fees!

Program Requirements

  • Required Courses take the following courses, take 21 credits
    21 credits
    Take the following courses:
    RESPCARE355 - Professional Communications in Health Care
    3 credits
    RESPCARE440 - Senior Theory: Advanced Concepts
    3 credits
    RESPCARE441 - Teaching Techniques for Health Care Professionals
    3 credits
    RESPCARE444 - Leadership and Management for Health Care Professionals
    3 credits
    RESPCARE445 - Patient Advocacy and Ethical Considerations
    3 credits
    RESPCARE432 - Critical Review of Health Care Research
    3 credits
    RESPCARE480 - Capstone
    3 credits
  • Elective Courses take the following courses, take 9 credits
    9 credits
    Take Three of the Following Four Courses:
    RESPCARE431 - Quality Improvement in Health Care
    3 credits
    RESPCARE442 - Sleep Medicine
    3 credits
    RESPCARE443 - Current Topics in Respiratory Disease
    3 credits
    RESPCARE446 - Introduction to Disease Management
    3 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.