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Respiratory Therapy

Georgia State University

M.Sc. On Campus Online
12 months
Duration
30216 USD/year
30216 USD/year
9552 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

We offer a master degree in Respiratory Therapy at Georgia State University. Respiratory therapists work in cooperation with physicians to care for patients with a wide range of breathing disorders including asthma, emphysema, pneumonia and lung infections, cystic fibrosis and breathing difficulties due to premature birth. 

Overview

Respiratory therapists may work in a variety of settings from hospitals to home health care agencies and from outpatient centers and physicians offices to sleep disorder clinics. 

The master of science degree in Respiratory Therapy from Georgia State University  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.

Careers

  • Critical care respiratory therapist
  • Pediatrics and neonatal medicine
  • Management
  • Academia

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Research Methods for the Health and Human Science Professions
  • Graduate Medical Terminology
  • Interprofessional Collaborative for Advanced Practice OR
  • EKG Interpretation
  • Trends Affecting Health Policies, Practices and Laws
  • Ethics and Leadership in Health Care

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It 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.
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English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • You must submit an application, GRE score(s), 2 letters of recommendation, resume, and transcripts from all institutions attended.
  • Minimal GPA of 3.0
  • Minimum of 2 years of clinical respiratory therapy work experience.
  • Two letters of recommendation that can document your work in the respiratory therapy profession.
  • RRT credential

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30216 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15108 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    30216 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15108 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    9552 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4776 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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