Our programs prepare you for the rewards and challenges of a career as a respiratory therapist. Our students have three degree options: Master of Science in respiratory care, Bachelor of Science in respiratory care and Bachelor of Science degree completion program for registered respiratory therapists with an associate degree.
Our master’s degree program is open to students who have no prior health care experience. This is the first accredited master of science in respiratory care program in Texas and is one of only four first professional degree master’s programs in the country. Our program offers a great opportunity for individuals who are interested in health care to become leaders in the respiratory care profession.
Through the program Asthma2Art, Mary Kay Hart, M.S., is helping school-aged children with asthma learn about their symptoms through artistic expression and education. “I am a registered respiratory therapist certified in asthma education and I’m an artist.