• New Lewis College Grant Brings Health Literacy to the Nursing Sim LabAnother type of literacy impacts America’s well-being, health literacy. Health literacy means that patients can understand, interpret and adequately use healthcare information they receive from various healthcare professionals. The U.S. health literacy rate stands at a dismal 12 percent. With a direct correlation existing between low health literacy and poor health, healthcare professionals are seeking… more »
  • RT Students Assist Special Medical Needs Children at Summer CampNearly a dozen Georgia State RT students worked at the unique Camp Trach Me Away, an overnight camp for children with tracheostomies (trachs) this summer, providing additional support to the doctors, nurses, and therapists assigned to each camper.

TEAS Allied Health Exam required for admission

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.  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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Atlanta, GA 30302-4019
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