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Respiratory care is an exciting, fast-paced profession that combines advanced technology with compassionate care of people with breathing disorders. Our program prepares you to work as a respiratory therapist with patients of all ages, from premature infants to older adults, in this high-tech, high-touch career.

The University of Hartford offers the only entry-level bachelor’s degree program in New England. More hospitals are now requiring a bachelor’s degree for respiratory therapists, and it gives you an edge throughout your career, from landing your first job to advancing to leadership positions.

Our fully accredited four-year program provides graduates with a Bachelor of Science degree and eligibility for state licensing and credentialing by the National Board for Respiratory Care.

This program offers more than 1,000 hours of clinical experience and will provide you with the knowledge, skills, professionalism and hands-on experience to begin your career as a respiratory therapist.

What can respiratory therapists do?

Respiratory care practitioners can:

Evaluate patient data to determine the appropriateness of prescribed respiratory care;
Assemble and check all necessary equipment;
Conduct therapeutic procedures, modifying them as needed, and evaluate the outcome;
Maintain patient records and communicate relevant information to other members of the healthcare team; and
Assist the physician in performing special procedures in the clinical laboratory, procedure room, operating room, or emergency room.

Respiratory care practitioners are also qualified to assume primary responsibility for all respiratory care modalities, including the supervision of other respiratory care practitioners and the clinical training of respiratory care students.

Learning Outcomes

Mission Statement: The Respiratory Therapy Program at The University of Hartford will prepare graduates with demonstrated competence in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills) and affective (behavior) learning domains of respiratory care practice as performed by registered respiratory therapists (RRT's).

Program Goals:

Students must be competent in interpersonal and communication skills to effectively interact with diverse population groups.
Students will develop and employ critical thinking skills.
Students will acquire expected knowledge and competencies.
Students will demonstrate a commitment to professional growth and development.

Learning Outcomes:

Learning Outcome 1
1.1. Students will demonstrate effective oral communication skills.
1.2. Students will demonstrate effective written communication.
Learning Outcome 2
2.1. Students will apply problem-solving strategies in the patient care setting.
2.2. Students will demonstrate the ability to respond to a critical situation.
Learning Outcome 3
3.1. Students will demonstrate competency in respiratory therapy procedures.
3.2. Students will demonstrate expected knowledge.
Learning Outcome 4
4.1. Students to demonstrate professionalism during their clinical experience.
4.2. Students will integrate a commitment to life-long learning into their professional practice of respiratory therapy.

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College of Education, Nursing and Health Professions

Pilihan kuliah

Purna Waktu (4 tahun)

Biaya kuliah
US$45.144,00 (Rp 741.083.904) per tahun
USD $22,572 per semester

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Tanggal mulai

25 Agustus 2020


College of Education, Nursing and Health Professions

200 Bloomfield Avenue,



06117, United States

Persyaratan masuk

Untuk mahasiswa dari Amerika Serikat

A candidate for admission to the University of Hartford must be a graduate of, or student who will be graduated from, an accredited secondary school, or must have passed a state secondary school equivalency examination.

Untuk mahasiswa internasional

A candidate for admission to the University of Hartford must be a graduate of, or student who will be graduated from, an accredited secondary school, or must have passed a state secondary school equivalency examination.

IELTS - 6.5


Pearsons – 58

Applications for admission to the freshman class are considered on a "rolling basis" beginning in late September.

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UHart memenuhi standar pendidikan bermutu tinggi dan telah menerima akreditasi dari New England Association of Schools and Colleges.

  • Kelas berukuran kecil dengan rasio mahasiswa-dosen 9:1
  • 50 pilihan studi ke luar negeri, termasuk Jepang dan Italia
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