Professional Curriculum

JUNIOR YEAR

Fall Semester Credit Hours
RT 3005 Clinical Cardiopulmonary Physiology 3
RT 3111 Respiratory Care Procedures I 4
RT 3025 Patient Evaluation 4
RT 3050 Clinical I 1
SNHP 3010 Advanced Medical Terminology 3

Total Hours 15

Spring Semester
RT 3030 Pulmonary Diagnostics 3
RT 3112 Respiratory Care Procedures II 3
RT 3040 Respiratory Care Pharmacology 3
RT 3027 Pulmonary Diseases 3
RT 3051 Clinical II 4

Total Hours 16

Summer Semester
RT 4011 Ventilatory Support I 3
RT 4070 Advanced Cardiac Life Support 2
RT 3052 Clinical III 1
RT 4080 Pediatric Respiratory Care 2

Total Hours 8

SENIOR YEAR

Fall Semester Credit Hours
RT 4012 Ventilatory Support II 4
RT 4060 Advanced Critical Care Monitoring 2
RT 4081 Neonatal Respiratory Care 2
RT 4051 Clinical IV 4
RT 3500 Research 3

Total Hours 15

Spring Semester
RT 4075 Patient Care Management Strategies 3
RT 4085 Professional Trends to Long-term Care 3
RT 4052 Clinical V 5
RT 4096 End of Life Issues 1

Total Hours 12
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS, PROFESSIONAL PROGRAM:
Prerequisites (University core) 60 hours
Junior Year (including summer) 39 hours
Senior Year 27 hours
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Alterations in the student’s planned program require written approval by the department chair.

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS FOR BACHELORS DEGREE: 126 Semester Hours

Georgia State University
Respiratory Therapy
P.O. Box 4019
Atlanta, GA 30302-4019
shprt@gsu.edu
(404) 413-1225 p
(404) 413-1230 f

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