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Accreditation

The University of South Alabama offers a complete program in Cardiorespiratory Care leading to the Bachelor of Science degree. The curriculum provides a broad education in liberal arts and basic sciences and an in-depth study in respiratory therapy and non-invasive cardiovascular technology. Upon graduation students are eligible to sit for the National Board for Respiratory Care examinations for entry into practice.

The program in Cardiorespiratory Care is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care.

Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care
1248 Harwood Road
Bedford, Texas 76021-4244
(817) 283-2835

Student Outcomes

In compliance with CoARC requirements, the following student  outcomes are provided for the public. These data are self-reported by respiratory care programs to CoARC, and reflect the aggregate data for the three-year period being reported.

Year
Graduated
Enrolled
2015
21
23
2014
23
27
2013
17
21

 

Attrition
9.1%
Job Placement
97%
CRT Success
98.5%
RRT Success
68.7%

 

*You can visit the CoARC website for further outcomes data from the Annual Report of Current Status.