Cardinal Stritch University offers a bachelor completion program in Respiratory Therapy. This online physical therapy program allows you to further your education in respiratory care, resulting in career mobility, additional responsibility, and promotion. Because the program is offered online, you can maintain a full-time job at the same time. There is no clinical time required.
The curriculum provides core competencies in identity literacy, ethics, and problem-solving. Coursework delves into advanced concepts of respiratory disease, hemodynamic monitoring, mechanical ventilation, and emergency care. The program culminates in a research capstone. Graduates apply a systematic process to meet the respiratory care needs of the patients they serve.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
Cardinal Stritch University is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationSome College
Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)
- Applicants must have a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) credential from the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) and a current respiratory care license in student’s state of residence and/or employment.
- A cumulative GPA of 2.33 (4.0 scale) is required.