Bachelor of Health Science in Clinical & Diagnostic Sciences / Respiratory Therapy
University of Missouri-Columbia

Program Details

University of Missouri offers an online Bachelor of Health Science in Clinical & Diagnostic Sciences degree with a concentration in Respiratory Therapy. In this program, students will learn respiratory care to help support patients with abnormalities in their cardiopulmonary system. The coursework is a combination of lecture and laboratory courses, and includes an external clinical experience at a hospital.


  • Bachelor completion requires 120 credits, including transfer credits
  • You must hold the NBRC RRT credential or the Canadian equivalent
  • Completed at least 24 credit hours of applicable college course work, including math and English prerequisites
  • English language proficiency (TOEFL scores) if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

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

Geographic Restrictions

Programs requiring licensure or clinical experiences may not be authorized in Alabama, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, North Carolina, Oregon, and Washington. Residents of these states can request for more information.