Plan of Study

AAS in Respiratory Therapy Technology

Post

Total hours required: 65

All courses require a “C” (2.00) grade or better to progress and graduate from this program.

Semester 1
BIO-130 Anatomy & Physiology I* 4

ENGL-112

Composition I*

3

HLT-110

Medical Terminology

2

MATH-140

College Algebra*

3

RESP-110

Introduction to Respiratory Care

1.5

RESP-120

Respiratory Care Fundamentals

3

Total

16.5

Semester 2

BIO-131

Anatomy & Physiology II*

4

RESP-130

Cardiopulmonary Anatomy & Physiology*

1

RESP-140

Diagnostic & Therapeutic Techniques*

3

RESP-150

Cardiopulmonary Pharmacology*

2.5

RESP-180

Clinical Practicum I*

2

Total

12.5

Semester 3

SPCH-100

Fundamentals of Communication

3

RESP-200

Emergency Care & ACLS*

2

RESP-210

Critical Care Management*

4

RESP-220

Clinical Practicum II*

2

Total

11

Semester 4

PHIL-105

Critical Thinking*

3

CHEM-100

Basic Chemistry*

4

RESP-230

Neonatal Pediatric Respiratory Care*

3

RESP-240

Cardiopulmonary Pathology*

2

RESP-250

Clinical Practicum III*

2

Total

14

Semester 5
PSY-100 Intro to Psychology 3
RESP-260 Respiratory Special Procedures* 1.5
RESP-265 Patient Education, Rehabilitation & Home Care* 1.5
RESP-270 Respiratory Seminar* 3
RESP-280 Clinical Practicum IV* 2
Total 11

*Course may have prerequisites. Please check the course description to view all prerequisites and requirements.

The college reserves the right to change curricula without notice.

Published: March 2024