B.S. Respiratory Therapy, after ISU A.S.

(1 Year)

The Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care is a completion program for graduates of an associate degree in respiratory care (therapy) from a regionally accredited institution.  Idaho State University graduates with an Associate of Science in Respiratory Therapy will complete 29 upper division credits to complete the Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care. For students transferring from other institutions, transfer coursework will be evaluated course-by-course and credit deficits in general education, lower division, and upper division credits must be completed prior to acceptance to the program. 

Program Admission Requirements 

Completion of an ISU Associate of Science in Respiratory Therapy91

General Education

Completion of an ISU AS degree fulfills General Education Requirement

Major Requirements

RESP 4400Multicultural Health Care3
RESP 4410Health Care Research3
RESP 4420Leadership in Health Care Professions3
RESP 4430Disease Management3
RESP 4440Caring for an Aging Population2
RESP 4450Ethics in Health Care3
RESP 4460Quality Management and Education3
RESP 4470Disaster Management in Healthcare3
RESP 4480Patient Health Information and Management3
RESP 4490Respiratory Care Capstone3
Total Credits29
Degree Totals
Program Admission Requirements91
General Education0
Major Requirements29
Upper Division Electives0
Free Electives0
Total Credits120