B.S. in Respiratory Therapy Degree Requirements

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Missouri State University

Bachelor of Science Degree in RESPIRATORY THERAPY

Student:___________________________________________        M # _______________

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS*:

Basic Required Courses:                                                      MAJOR REQUIREMENTS:

____ GEP 101  (2)                                                                    ____ BMS 307  (4)
                                  
____ ENG 110 (3)
                                                                                                  ____  BMS 308  (4)
____ COM 115  (3)
                          
____ MTH 135  (3)                                                                    ____  BMS 561 (4)
                                                                                                                
____ ENG 210, 221, or 310  (3)
                                                                                                  ____  BIO 210 (3) or 310 (5)

Natural World:                                                                          ____  PHY 123 (4) or PHY 100 (4)***

___ BMS 110 (4) or BIO 121 (4)                                               ____ ECO 155 or ACC 201 (3)

___ CHM 116, 117 (5)**
                                                                                                    Speciality Requirements:  * (14 hours)
Public Affairs:                                                                           (Science or Management - see catalog)

____ PLS 101  (3)                                                                  _____________________________________

____ HST 121  OR 122  (3)                                                   _____________________________________

                                                                                               _____________________________________

Social and Behavioral Science:                                          _____________________________________

____ PSY 121 (3)                                                                   _____________________________________

____ ECO 155 (3)                                                                  _____________________________________

Humanities: (GEC 112)                                                         NOTE: RST 105 is a prerequisite for the
                                                                                                  Respiratory Therapy school at OTC: 35
                                                                                                  (12 lower and 23 upper division credits)
____  (3)                                                                                   Upper Division Requirements: 40 hrs
                                                                                                  (300 level or above)
The Arts: (GEC 113)
                                                                                                  12 hours Upper Division at MSU, Springfield
____   (3)                                                                                  Campus in the major are required.

Cultural Competence: (GEC 116)                                           Residency requirements : minimum of 30 hours
                                                                                                  Administered by the Springfield Campus.
___ (3)
                                                                                                  Total hours required for a B.S. degree: 125
Public Issues:
                                                                                                  General Education Assessment Exam is
                                                                                                  required of all graduating students. 
____  (3)                                                                                
                                                                                                  *Bold courses are requirements for the major
                                                                                                   AND meet General Educational requirements.

                                             
                                                                                                  **CHM 160 preferred for Science option

                                                                                                ***May be used as general education if CHM 160,
                                                                                                    161 is selected