Earn Your Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy degree in just 16 months.
As a registered respiratory therapist, you are a vital member of the healthcare team. Your skills and knowledge provide high quality care and comfort for patients with lung and breathing disorders. With Colby-Sawyer’s online R.R.T. to B.S.R.T. program you can further develop and enhance your clinical experience through upper-level courses that integrate the liberal arts and sciences with professional respiratory therapy education.
Courses are offered in 8-week semesters and cater to the demanding schedules of the working professional. The option to enroll full-time or part-time allows you to progress through the program at the pace that fits your needs.
|Why Colby-Sawyer's R.R.T. to B.S.R.T. Degree Program|
|100% Online Courses|
|Transfer Up to 90 Credits toward the 120 required to graduate|
|$300 per Credit*|
|Rolling Admission for spring, summer or fall sessions
|8-Week Online Courses cater to your demanding schedule|
|Academic Advisors help tailor your individualized academic plan|
|Submit Unofficial Transcripts for transfer credit evaluations before applying|
|Financial Aid Available if enrolled in a minimum of six credits per semester|
|R.R.T. to B.S.R.T. Curriculum - 28 credits in core curriculum|
|RNRT 401||Healthcare Research and Evidence-Based Practice|
|RNRT 403||The Administrative Context for High Quality Care Delivery|
|RNRT 404||Leadership and Management in Healthcare Systems|
|RTBS 405||Adult Cardiopulmonary Pathophysiology (A&P, Diagnostics)|
|RTBS 406||Neonatal and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Pathophysiology (NRP, PALS, A&P; Diagnostics)|
|RTBS 407||Advanced Mechanical Ventilation (2 credits)|
|RTBS 408||Pharmacologic Intervention for Respiratory Care Professionals (2 credits)|
|RNRT 486||Capstone Research Project|
Enjoy the convenience of taking classes online with the option to come to campus to meet with expert faculty and collaborate with other students. Academic advisors help you tailor an individualized academic plan and consult with you on support services, including around-the-clock online tutoring.
Colby-Sawyer's affiliation with Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center allows employees of Dartmouth-Hitchcock and affiliated hospitals to receive a 10% preferred tuition discount toward the online R.R.T. to B.S.R.T. program.