12 months
24786 USD/year
24786 USD/year
12384 USD/year
Tuition fee
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If you have an associate degree and a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) credential, you can build on your knowledge and experience with the region’s only online Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy program at University of Michigan Flint for working professionals.


Take Your Respiratory Therapy Career to the Next Level

You can earn your bachelor’s degree at University of Michigan Flint in as little as 12 months, depending on whether you take classes full- or part-time. Our program at University of Michigan Flint is designed to provide a natural transition from your associate’s degree to a bachelor’s degree. It reflects a commitment by the Respiratory Therapy profession to increase entry-level standards to the bachelor’s degree level.

You’ll have opportunities to study advanced respiratory care in specialty areas such as critical care, disease management, and diagnostics. In addition, you’ll learn skills needed to gain employment as an advanced clinician, administrator, or educator.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership and Professionalism in Respiratory Care 
  • Management Practices for Respiratory Care 
  • Patient Education/Disease Management 
  • Research in Respiratory Care 
  • Quality Systems and Health Outcomes 
  • Advanced Adult Critical Care 
  • Advanced Neonatal/Pediatric Care 
  • Advanced Cardiopulmonary Diagnostics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • You can apply anytime since we accept applications throughout the year.


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Associate degree in respiratory therapy from an institution accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) credential, awarded by the National Board for Respiratory Care, or a Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) credential and eligible for RRT. If you’re admitted with a CRT, you must advance to RRT before you take practicum and capstone courses.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24786 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12393 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    24786 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12393 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12384 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6192 USD per semester during 12 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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