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Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care (RT to BS)

Program Details

The online bachelor completion Respiratory Care program at Kansas State University offers students increased flexibility and convenience of attending class during their free time. The program is designed for respiratory therapists with an RRT credential who would like to obtain a Bachelor of Science degree.


This is a bachelor completion program. A total of 120 credits are required, including transfer credits.

  • Applicants must possess professional certification as a registered respiratory therapist from the National Board for Respiratory Care
  • Associate's degree (or equivalent) from a regionally accredited, CoARC-approved advanced respiratory therapist program
  • Overall GPA of 2.5 (4.0 scale) or higher

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission