Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care (AS to BSRC)
The University of Texas Medical Branch

Program Details

The Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care includes learning practices for patients in laboratory and clinical settings. Graduates will be prepared for carers as respiratory therapists.


This bridge completion program provides for 50 semester hours of block credit, 49 transfer credits, and offers 33 semester hours of professional coursework online.

  • Must have at least 49 credit hours of specified prerequisites from an accredited college or university
  • Official transcripts
  • Minimum GPA of 2.0 (4.0 scale); preferred GPA of 2.5 or higher
  • Must have NBRC Registry Credential

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Geographic Restrictions

UTMB is a member of the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement. Out-of-state applicants must be from a state approved under SARA for online education.