Degree Information

This Respiratory Care Program is fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care
Program No. 200132

Contact Information CoARC
264 Precision Blvd
Telford, TN 37690
USA
817-283-2835

Professional Organizations for Respiratory Care

 

Requirements

Past Degree/Program Requirements

Course Offerings

Respiratory Care courses are offered during the Summer 2021 semester.
Respiratory Care courses are offered during the Fall 2021 semester.

Please see the College Catalog for additional information and requirements.

Core Courses Required for the Associate Degree in Respiratory in the Registered Respiratory Therapist Program (RRT) at Crafton Hills College

Note: All Respiratory Care core courses are prerequisites or co-requisites to one another. They must be taken in sequence.

Summer Session
Course Course Title Units (1 week)
RESP 051 

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation:

Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider

1.0

 

Fall Semester
Course Course Title Units (18 weeks)
RESP 130 Fundamentals of Respiratory Care I 4.00
RESP 131 Fundamentals of Respiratory Care Skills I 11.00
RESP 132 Pulmonary Assessment and Terminology 4.50
RESP 133  Respiratory Care Clinical Application I 1.50
Spring Semester
Course Course Title Units (18 weeks)
RESP 134  Introduction to Pharmacology and Drug Therapy 4.50
RESP 135  Fundamentals of Respiratory Care II 4.00
RESP 136  Fundamentals of Respiratory Care Skills II 6.00
RESP 137  Respiratory Care Clinical Application II  9.00
RESP 138   Clinical Medicine I 1.50
RESP 139   Perinatal and Pediatric Respiratory Care 4.50
Summer Semester
Course Course Title Units (9 weeks)
RESP 230  Advanced Theory of Respiratory Care I 2.50
RESP 231  Advanced Respiratory Care Skills Laboratory I 3.00
RESP 232  Physiologic Basis of Respiratory Disease I 2.50
RESP 233  Advanced Respiratory Care Clinical Application I 4.00
Fall Semester
Course Course Title Units (18 weeks)
RESP 234 Advanced Theory of Respiratory Care II  4.00
RESP 235  Physiologic Basis of Respiratory Disease II  5.00
RESP 236  Advanced Respiratory Care Clinical Application II 9.00
RESP 237  Advanced Respiratory Care Skills Laboratory II 5.50
RESP 238  Advanced Practitioner Exam Review and Seminar 5.00

 

Year-Round Class Schedule

1st Fall Semester
Day Course Times
Monday RESP 131 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tuesday RESP 130 8 a.m. - 10 a.m. 
RESP 132 10 a.m. - noon
Wednesday

RESP 133 Hospital Clinical

Arranged (8 hour shifts)
between 6 a.m. and 10:30 p.m.

Thursday RESP 130 8 a.m. - 10 a.m. 
RESP 132 10 a.m. - noon
Friday RESP 131 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Spring Semester
Day Course Times
Monday RESP 137 Hospital Clinical Arranged (8 hour shifts)
between 6 a.m. and 10:30 p.m. 
Tuesday RESP 135 8 a.m. - 10 a.m. 
RESP 139 10 a.m. - noon
RESP 134 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Wednesday

RESP 136

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Thursday RESP 135 8 a.m. -10 a.m. 
RESP 139 10 a.m. - noon
RESP 134 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
RESP 138 4 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Friday RESP 137 Hospital Clinical Arranged (12 hour shifts)
between 6 a.m. and 10:30 p.m. 
Summer Semester (9 Weeks)
Day Course Times
Monday RESP 233 Hospital Clinical Arranged (8 hour shifts)
between 6 a.m. and 10:30 p.m.
Tuesday RESP 230 8 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
RESP 232 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Wenesday

RESP 231

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Thursday RESP 230 8 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. 
RESP 232 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Friday RESP 233 Hospital Clinical Arranged (12 hour shifts)
between 6 a.m. and 10:30 p.m.
2nd Fall Semester
Day Course Times
Monday RESP 236 Hospital Clinical Arranged (8 hour shifts)
between 6 a.m. and 10:30 p.m.
Tuesday RESP 234 8 a.m. -10 a.m. 
RESP 235 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  RESP 238 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Wenesday

RESP 237

8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

Thursday RESP 234 8 a.m. - 10 a.m. 
RESP 235 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  RESP 238 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. 
Friday RESP 236 Hospital Clinical Arranged (12 hour shifts)
between 6 a.m. and 10:30 p.m.