Curriculum for Respiratory Therapy

Fall Semester (15 weeks at Mansfield University)

Credit Hours

BSC 1121 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 4
CHM 1101 Introductory Chemistry 4
MA 1128  College Algebra 3
FYS 1100 First Year Seminar 3
Semester Credit Hour Total 14

Spring Semester (15 weeks at Mansfield University)

Credit Hours

BSC 1122 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4
COM 1101, 1102 or 1103 Communications Elective 3
ENG 1112 Composition I 3
SOC 1101  Introduction to Sociology 3
PSY 1101  Introduction to General Psychology 3
Semester Credit Hour Total 16

Summer Session (10 weeks at Robert Packer Hospital)

Credit Hours

RTH 1101 Fundamentals of Respiratory Care I 3
RTH 1102  Fundamentals of Respiratory Care II 4
RTH 1112  Arterial Blood Gases 1
RTH 2221  Clinical Practicum I 1
Summer Session Credit Hour Total 9

Fall Semester (15 weeks at Robert Packer Hospital)

Credit Hours

RTH 1111  Pulmonary Function Testing 2
RTH 2205  Respiratory Disease 3
RTH 2204  Respiratory Care Pharmacology 2
RTH 2222  Clinical Practicum II 3
RTH 2211  Mechanical Ventilation 4
Semester Credit Hour Total 14

Spring Semester (15 weeks at Robert Packer Hospital)

Credit Hours

PHL 3380  Health Care Ethics 3
RTH 2208  Perinatal/Pediatric Respiratory Care 2
RTH 2223  Clinical Practicum III 4
RTH 2212  Advanced Cardiopulmonary Care 3
Semester Credit Hour Total 13

Summer Session (10 weeks at Robert Packer Hospital)

Credit Hours 

RTH 2224  Clinical Practicum IV 6
Semester Credit Hour Total 6
Program Credit Hour Total 72