Respiratory Care

Respiratory Care, Associate of Applied Science

BIO-1100Introduction to Biological Chemistry 13
BIO-2331Anatomy and Physiology I4
MATH-1240Contemporary Mathematics3
RESP-1100Introduction to Respiratory Care1
Select one of the following:3
College Composition I
Honors College Composition I
RESP-1300Respiratory Care Equipment4
RESP-1310Cardiopulmonary Physiology3
Select one of the following:3
College Composition II
Honors College Composition II
Select one of the following:3
General Psychology
Honors General Psychology
BIO-2341Anatomy and Physiology II4
RESP-1320Acid-Base and Hemodynamics2
RESP-1330Cardiopulmonary Assessment and Pulmonary Diseases5
RESP-1340Pharmacology for Respiratory Care2
Select one of the following:3
Honors Bioethics
RESP-2210Introduction to Mechanical Ventilation1
RESP-2300Basic Therapeutic Procedures3
RESP-2940Respiratory Care Field Experience I1
RESP-2310Mechanical Ventilation4
RESP-2320Pediatric/Neonatal Respiratory Care2
RESP-2950Respiratory Care Field Experience II2
RESP-2330Respiratory Home Care/Rehabilitation1
RESP-2342Patient Management Problems2
RESP-2960Respiratory Care Field Experience III2

CHEM-1010 Introduction to Inorganic Chemistry and CHEM-1020 Introduction to Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry will be accepted in place of BIO-1100 Introduction to Biological Chemistry.


Requires sufficient score on Biology placement test to take this course in the same semester as BIO-1100 Introduction to Biological Chemistry.

MATH-1140, MATH-1141, MATH-1200, MATH-1270, and MATH-1280 can no longer count towards fulfilling the college-level mathematics requirement.  These courses were re-classified as developmental mathematics by the state of Ohio in 2016.  Tri-C established a 5-year transitioning window for students who had completed these courses prior to 2016 to apply them towards meeting graduation requirements, which expired in Summer 2021. It is highly recommended to see a counselor to determine the appropriate math required for your current major.