The science option in the respiratory therapy program will prepare you to continue your education in the medical field or enter the medical field as a respiratory therapists after graduation. Your course work will also prepare you to take the national exam, certifying you to work in medical settings. You will be able to select courses with an advisor that best matches your interests and career goals.
Science Track Option
Continue your education
In this track, your will take some of the prerequisite courses needed to apply to different graduate programs while you are completing your undergraduate program.
It is the responsibility of the student to investigate their eligibility for the various clinic programs. An additional three semester at an off-campus clinical school are required to complete this degree. Admission to Missouri State University does not guarantee admission to a clinic site. Many clinic programs only accept students who are permanent U.S. residents.