Application Process

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Professional Component Admission Requirements

The application deadline is MARCH 15th of the year for which the admission is requested.

AN APPLICATION FORM IS REQUIRED FOR ALL STUDENTS - APPLICATION FORM

Requirements for University of South Alabama Students (minimum sophomore level)

  • admission to the University of South Alabama
  • successful completion of pre-professional component course work
  • completed application form by March 15th of the year for which admission is requested
  • a minimum, cumulative grade-point average of 2.50 in all prerequisite courses
  • a minimum, cumulative grade-point average of 2.50 in all prerequisite science courses
  • a personal interview with the Cardiorespiratory Care Admissions Committee
  • a hospital tour scheduled by the Cardiorespiratory Care Department

Requirements for Transfer Students

  • admission to the University of South Alabama
  • Transfer of Credit Evaluation conducted by the Admissions Office at the University of South Alabama, demonstrating successful completion of all prerequisites, or their equivalents
  • completed application form by March 15th of the year for which admission is requested
  • a minimum, cumulative grade-point average of 2.50 in all prerequisite courses
  • a minimum, cumulative grade-point average of 2.50 in all prerequisite science courses
  • a personal interview with the Cardiorespiratory Care Admissions Committee
  • a hospital tour scheduled by the Cardiorespiratory Care Department
Link to USA Transfer Assistance Information

Requirements for International Students

For international students, the following minimum TOEFL scores are required:

  • Overall IBT: 76

The following minimum IBT subscores are required:

  • listening: 20
  • speaking: 20
  • reading: 18
  • writing: 18
The Department of Cardiorespiratory Care will not accept alternative tests of English language proficiency, i.e., IELTS.
Link to USA Office of International Services

Inquiries

All inquiries regarding admission should be addressed to:

Department of Cardiorespiratory Care
University of South Alabama
HAHN 3137
5721 USA Drive North
Mobile, Alabama 36688 

Telephone: (251) 445-9284
FAX: (251) 445-9291
Email: wwojciec@southalabama.edu