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Undergraduate Curriculum Information –Advanced Progression

Advanced Progression provides students who have been selected into the Respiratory Care program a pathway to begin taking professional-level courses earlier than usual. Students begin taking professional-level courses in their sophomore year instead of their junior year.  After completing program-level courses, students complete the remainder of the general education and health studies courses needed to earn the Bachelors of Health Science degree with a major in Respiratory Care.

Freshman Year

  • Begin general educational course requirements.

Sophomore Year

  • Continue to enroll in general education courses.
  • Begin enrollment into respiratory care courses in second term.

Junior and Senior Year

  • Continued enrollment in respiratory care courses.
  • Complete general education courses in senior year along with respiratory care courses.


Students are encouraged to follow a sample curriculum plan to ensure progressive learning throughout the degree. Specific courses are required to be completed in sequential order to enhance the student’s learning and success within the program. A complete listing of the courses and course descriptions required for the degree are listed in the catalog.

God's Blessings

Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever admirable –if anything is excellent or praiseworthy think about such things.

Philippians 4:8