• IPE Coordinator AppointedChip Zimmerman, clinical assistant professor of respiratory therapy, has been appointed interprofessional education coordinator (IPE) for the Lewis School. He has been active in the school’s IPE efforts since the initial team of faculty formed in 2012, and he first presented professionally on this topic five years ago. That team brought together students from nursing,… more »
  • Great Future Awaits RT Award RecipientRespiratory therapy student Nkiruka Achionye’s first name means “my future is great” in her native language. This senior fully embodies the meaning of her name with her drive and her personality. Achionye recently received the NBRC/AMP William W. Burgin, Jr. MD and Robert M. Lawrence MD Education Recognition Award from the Association of Respiratory Care… more »

TEAS Allied Health Exam required for admission for fall 2016

Respiratory Therapy is now requiring undergraduate applicants to take the TEAS Allied Health (formally known as the Hobet). This fall testing will be held at Georgia State University and it will be a computerized proctored test for those applying to the program for 2016.  View TEAS exam information here.


The Department of Respiratory Therapy, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia holds Full Accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).

The Department of Respiratory Therapy, Georgia State University, Atlanta, was awarded in 2013 and 2014 the Distinguished Registered Respiratory Therapist Credentialing Success by CoARC in recognition of the program’s success in inspiring its graduates to achieve their highest educational and professional aspirations.

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Respiratory Therapy
P.O. Box 4019
Atlanta, GA 30302-4019
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