Respiratory Therapist Featured Courses

Required Courses

For a list of all courses required for this program, please consult the Catalog.

Featured Courses

The following are a sampling of key courses that are a part of the Respiratory Therapist program.

  • This is an introductory course in which the students gain knowledge about the respiratory system and basic lung diseases.

  • This course focuses on the clinical application of science to the practice of respiratory care.

  • The course emphasizes applying various ventilation techniques and concepts to a variety of patient disease states seen in the critical care areas.

  • This course provides the student an opportunity to apply in simulated settings concepts learned throughout the respiratory therapist program. Students spend time working on computerized clinical case study simulations, selecting appropriate patient information, and managing patients.