Curriculum Map for Respiratory Care

Curriculum

Required courses and recommended terms during which they should be taken are displayed below.

These maps are provided for general planning purposes only. Students should consult with their academic advisor for complete degree requirements.

FallWinterSpringSummer
BIO231 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4      
CHE101 Introduction to General Chemistry 3      
CHE104 Introduction to General Chemistry Laboratory 1      
WRI121 English Composition 3      
MATH 111 College Algebra
OR
MATH 243 Introductory Statistics
4      
Total   15      
BIO232 Human Anatomy and Physiology II   4    
PSY Psychology (PSY 201, PSY 202 or PSY 203)   3    
WRI122 Argumentative Writing   3    
Humanities elective   3    
Social Science elective   3    
Total     16    
BIO200 Medical Terminology     2  
BIO233 Human Anatomy and Physiology III     4  
SPE111 Public Speaking     3  
Humanities elective     3  
Social Science elective     3  
Total       15  
COM205 Intercultural Communication       3
WRI227 Technical Writing       3
Humanities elective       3
Math/Science/Social Science elective       1
Social Science elective       3
Total         13
FallWinterSpringSummer
BIO336 Essentials of Pathophysiology 3      
CHE360 Clinical Pharmacology for the Health Professions 3      
RCP100 Introduction to Respiratory Care 2      
RCP231 Pulmonary Physiology 4      
Total   12      
BIO105 Microbiology   4    
RCP235 Arterial Blood Gases   3    
RCP236 Cardiopulmonary Dynamics   3    
RCP241 Respiratory Gas Therapeutics   4    
Total     14    
RCP221 Introduction to Patient Assessment     3  
RCP223 Emergent Chest Radiographic Interpretation     2  
RCP252 Cardiopulmonary Pharmacology     4  
RCP336 Hyperinflation Therapies     3  
SPE321 Small Group and Team Communication     3  
Total       15  
Total         0
FallWinterSpringSummer
RCP337 Pulmonary Pathology 4      
RCP351 Mechanical Ventilation I 4      
RCP388 Advanced Neonatal Respiratory Care 4      
Total   12      
RCP352 Mechanical Ventilation II   4    
RCP386 Critical Care I   4    
RCP389 International Neonatology   4    
Total     12    
RCP326 Disaster Preparedness     1  
RCP335 Exercise Physiology and Education     2  
RCP345 Cardiopulmonary Diagnosis and Monitoring     3  
RCP353 Mechanical Ventilation III     4  
RCP387 Critical Care II     2  
Total       12  
Total         0
FallWinterSpringSummer
RCP441 Case Management/Credentials II 3      
RCP450 Clinical Care I 9      
Total   12      
RCP442 Case Management/Credentials III   3    
RCP451 Clinical Care II   9    
Total     12    
RCP452 Clinical Care III     12  
Total       12  
RCP350 Introduction to Clinical       9
RCP366 Clinical Simulation       3
RCP440 Case Management/Credentials I       3
Total         15

Total credits required for B.S. in Respiratory Care: 187