B.Sc. On Campus

Respiratory Therapy

Salisbury University

48 months
20110 USD/year
20110 USD/year
10044 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Respiratory Therapy from Salisbury University includes the administration of gas mixtures by various appliances, application of mechanical ventilators to assist or control breathing, maintenance of airways, administration of drugs by inhalation, assistance with cardiopulmonary resuscitation, monitoring of heart and lung functions of critically ill patients.


Respiratory Therapy from Salisbury University prepares you for that world outside of the classroom. Our program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC) and our courses help students practice under the guidance and supervision of professionals during internships in real-world environments.


  • Critical Care Specialist
  • Pulmonary Disease Educator
  • Pulmonary Laboratory Technologist
  • Rehabilitation Specialist
  • Respiratory Care Practitioner
  • Respiratory Therapist
  • Sleep Laboratory Technologist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Patient Care Procedures
  • Basic Respiratory Procedures/ Clinical Practicum
  • Cardiopulmonary Physiology
  • Cardiopulmonary Disease
  • Advanced Respiratory Care
  • Pharmacology
  • Neonatal and Pediatric Respiratory Care
  • Cardiopulmonary Diagnostics and Rehabilitation
  • Management Practices in Health Services
  • Management Specialization
  • Education Specialization
  • Critical Care Specialization
  • Diagnostics Specialization
  • Critical Care: A Multi-Professional Approach

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Students may still submit an application after the deadline, but it will be considered on a space-available basis, which may delay the response received.


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Decisions regarding acceptance to the upper division respiratory therapy courses are made according to the cumulative GPA (of no less than 2.5) from all institutions attended and with consideration of the overall academic record. 
  • Apply Online
  • Official Transcripts, Diploma, Mark sheets
  • Proof of English Proficiency
  • Official SAT or ACT Score
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Personal Statement/Essay

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20110 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20110 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    20110 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20110 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    10044 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10044 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Salisbury

1300 - 2201 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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