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Respiratory Therapy Associate Degree (printable copy)
Effective Fall Semester 2012 - 20131
(A45720) Day Program
5 Semesters
 

HOURS

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CLASS

LAB

CLINIC

CREDIT

1 - Fall Semester, 2012

ACA 122 College Transfer Success

1

0

0

1

BIO 168

Anatomy and Physiology I

3

3

0

4

RCP 110

Introduction to Respiratory Care

3

3

0

4

RCP 113

RCP Pharmacology

2

0

0

2

RCP 114

C-P Anatomy & Physiology

3

0

0

3

RCP 123

Special Practice Lab

0

3

0

1

2 - Spring Semester, 2013

BIO 169

Anatomy and Physiology II

3

3

0

4

ENG 111

Expository Writing*

3

0

0

3

RCP 111

Therapeutics/Diagnostics

4

3

0

5

RCP 145

RCP Clinical Practice II

0

0

15

5

3 - Summer Term, 2013

RCP 112

Patient Management

3

3

0

4

RCP 115

C-P Pathophysiology

2

0

0

2

RCP 153

RCP Clinical Practice III

0

0

9

3

RCP 223

Special Practice Lab

0

3

0

1

4 - Fall Semester, 2013

ENG 112

Argument-Based Research

3

0

0

3

PSY 150

General Psychology

3

0

0

3

RCP 210

Critical Care Concepts

3

3

0

4

RCP 214

Neonatal/Pediatric Respiratory Care

1

3

0

2

RCP 235

RCP Clinical Practice IV

0

0

15

5

5 - Spring Semester, 2014

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Humanities Elective

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3

RCP 211

Advanced Monitoring Procedures

3

3

0

4

RCP 215

Career Prep-Advanced Level

0

3

0

1

RCP 245

RCP Clinical Practice V

0

0

15

5

Total Semester Hours Required for A.A.S. Degreeclear spacer graphic clear spacer graphic
72

*EFL O50, EFL 055, ENG 070, ENG 080, ENG 090, ENG 090A, MAT 050, MAT 060, MAT 070, RED 070, RED 080, or RED 090 may be required based on placement test results

Humanities Electives: Choose 3 hours from the following courses: ART 111, ART 114, ART 115, ART 117, DRA 111, DRA 122, ENG 231, ENG 232, ENG 233, ENG 241, ENG 242, ENG 243, ENG 251, ENG 252, ENG 261, ENG 262, HUM 110, HUM 115, HUM 120, HUM 121, HUM 122, HUM 150, HUM 160, MUS 110, MUS 113, PHI 215, PHI 240, REL 110, REL 211

Note:   Students must demonstrate computer competency by a satisfactory score on the computer competency test, by credit by exam, by transfer credit, or by completing CIS 110.

1The following plan of study is the standard curriculum for the above program. Any deviation from the prescribed curriculum musthave approval in advance. All prerequisite course requirements must also be met. To graduate the student must successfully complete all the required courses, the required credit hours for electives, and have at least a 2.0 overall grade point average. Thisplan of study is subject to change when the college thinks such action is in the best interest of the student or the program. It is theresponsibility of the student to meet requirements for graduation. If accepted students do not enroll for three successive semesters,they must contact the Admissions office to determine if readmission is necessary.

V.A. Students: An approval signature from the V.A. Office is required before registering. Some courses may not be certifiable.

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