Bachelor of Science in Cardiopulmonary Sciences
Florida SouthWestern State College

Program Details

Designed specifically for cardiovascular technologists and respiratory care specialists, further your education through the online Cardiopulmonary Sciences completion degree program. Students have the opportunity to increase their management and leadership capabilities applicable to the healthcare industry, all while earning a bachelor’s degree.

Graduates will be equipped to provide services including health promotion, disease prevention, patient education, disease-specific case management, and diagnosis and treatment of cardiopulmonary and sleep disorders.

Classes cover various topics, including:

  • Pharmacology
  • Research methods
  • Cardiopulmonary diagnostics and rehabilitation
  • Electives, such as economics, HR management, patient management, and other health-related topics

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Florida SouthWestern State College is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Associate Degree

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Must be certified as a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RTT), Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS), or Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer (RDCS)