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CoSCC Respiratory Care [AAS] to APSU Professional Studies [BS]

Note:  Bachelor of Professional Studies program can be completed at APSU.  The Associate of Applied Science Respiratory Care program cannot be completed at APSU but may be completed at Columbia State Community College prior to attending APSU.  Any student entering APSU with less than 12 earned credit hours must take APSU 1000, a one-hour Freshman Orientation Course, applying as an elective.

 

coscc: Respiratory Care

APSU:  Professional Studies

Course Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

Course

Number

Course Title

Credit Hours

General Education Core

General Education Core (41 hours)

ENGL 1010

English Composition I

3

ENGL 1010

English Composition I

3

 

 

 

ENGL 1020

English Composition II

3

SPT 241

Speech Communication

3

COMM 1010

Funds. of Public Speaking

3

 

 

 

HIST 2010

American History I

3

 

 

 

HIST 2020

American History II

3

 

Humanities/Fine Art Elective

3

Humanity

Link to catalog

3

 

 

 

Humanity

Link to catalog

3

 

 

 

ENGL 2030

Traditions in World Literature

3

BIOL 2010

Human Anatomy and Physiology I

4

Science w/lab

Link to catalog

4

BIOL 2020

Human Anatomy and Physiology II

4

Science w/lab

Link to catalog

4

PSY 102

General Psychology II

3

 

Social/Behavior. Science

Link to catalog

3

 

 

 

Social/Behavior. Science

Link to catalog

3

MATH 1710

Precalculus Algebra

3

Math

Link to catalog

3

Major

Lower Division

Technical Concentration (27 hours)

RCT 101

Fund. of Respiratory Care I

4

 

Tech Elective:

3

RCT 102

Fund. of Respiratory Care II

4

 

Tech Elective:

3

 

 

 

 

Tech Elective:

3

RCT 191

Clinical Practice I

1

 

Tech Elective:

3

RCT 130

Intensive Care Monitoring

4

 

Tech Elective:

3

RCT 150

Arterial Blood Gases

4

 

Tech Elective:

3

RCT 192

Clinical Practice II

2

 

Tech Elective:

3

RCT 221

Mechanical Ventilation

4

 

Tech Elective:

3

RCT 242

Resp. Pathophysiology

4

 

Tech Elective:

3

Electives

Lower Division Electives (12 hours)

RCT 293

Clinical Practice III

3

 

 

3

RCT 212

Pulmonary Functions/Seminar

4

 

 

3

RCT 252

Neonatal/Pediatric Resp. Care

4

 

 

3

RCT 252

Clinical Practice IV

3

 

 

3

 

 Professional Studies Required (15 hours)

 

 

 

PTMA 3020

Managing Inform. Technlgy

3

 

 

 

PTMA 3050

International Bus.& Stand.

3

 

 

 

BLAW 3300

or

PM 4320

Soc Legal and Pol Environ.

 

Administrative Law

 

 

3

 

 

 

PM 3200

Public Sector Management

3

 

 

 

ENGT 3820

Technology and Society

3

 

Professional Studies Electives (15 hours)

 

 

 

 

Link to catalog

3

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

Upper Division Electives (9 hours)

 

 

 

Upper

Division

Elective________________

 

Elective_______________

 

Elective________________

 

3

 

3

 

3

 

Total Hours Applicable to the BSPS = 64

Total Requirements: 120 Hours

 NOTES:  1.  Hours listed are based upon the CoSCC 2004-2005 catalog.  The Associate of Applied Science Degree from Columbia State Community College may require more hours than are indicated on this program of study.  See the CoSCC catalog for complete program requirements.  Because of the BS in Professional Studies degree requirements, only 64 of those AAS hours are applicable to the BSPS degree. 

2.  Lower division APSU general education courses required for the BSPS that are not a part of your CoSCC associate degree requirements may be taken at Columbia State Community College and transferred to Austin Peay State University. 

3.  All upper division BSPS courses from APSU are offered online.

To contact an APSU Professional Studies Advisor, please send an email to:

Dr. Robyn Hulsart

Dr. Victoria McCarthy

Dr. Sue Evans

Advising Request Form