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Health Sciences-Respiratory Care, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
University rank #401 (WUR) , GA,
The Department of Respiratory Therapy offers a Master of Science in Health Sciences degree, with a specialization in respiratory care, to prepare future faculty in the profession, as well as advanced clinical practitioners.

About

The Master of Science degree with a concentration in respiratory care offers the opportunity for credentialed and experienced practitioners to obtain an advanced level of knowledge in the technical area of respiratory care. The program also is intended to provide the ability, knowledge and skills for continued scholarly inquiry within the discipline of respiratory care.

Programme Structure

Courses offered:

  • Clinical Cardiopulmonary Physiology
  • Teaching Practicum
  • Advanced Clinical Preceptorship
  • Advanced Topics in Ventilatory Support

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    30 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • This programme accepts GRE® scores, however, has not provided a recommended or minimum required score range.

    The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. The GRE® General Test contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.

  • English Proficiency: non-native speakers of English must demonstrate sufficient English language proficiency.
    • International Academic Credentials: applicants who completed all or part of their education abroad are subject to additional application requirements. Academic credentials (or transcripts) should be issued in English by the institution and include mark sheets and course listings with grades, degree certification and the institution’s official seal/signature. 
    • Financial Support: International applicants need not submit financial documents, including proof of support or bank statements, during the application process. 

          Tuition Fee

          • International Applies to you

            1563 USD/credit
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 1563 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
          • National Applies to you

            1563 USD/credit
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 1563 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
          • In-State Applies to you

            702 USD/credit
            Tuition Fee
            Based on the original amount of 702 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
          We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

          Living costs for Atlanta

          • 1213 - 2210 USD/month
            Living Costs

          The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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