• Clearing the Air in NicaraguaTen undergraduate and graduate respiratory therapy (RT) students helped rural Nicaraguans breathe a little easier following their first ever RT study abroad trip to San Estaban and a rural village outside of Jinotega, Nicaragua. These students took nine days out of their busy schedules to travel to this remote coffee farming community to assess the… more »
  • Differences in Sex and Running Ability Influence Declines in Marathon Performance, Study FindsA person’s sex and running ability play a role in the decline of their performance in marathons as they get older, according to a Georgia State University study. “We found that marathon performance decline begins at about 35 years old,” said Dr. Gerald Zavorsky, lead author of the study and associate professor in the Department… more »

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