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Nova Southeastern University Palm Beach Campus, Florida

Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy (B.S.R.T.), Postprofessional (completion)

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The  Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy (B.S.R.T) Post-Professional (completion) Degree is an established program within the College of Health Care Sciences at NSU. The Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools accredits Nova Southeastern University to award associates, bachelors, masters, educational specialist, and doctoral degrees. Nova Southeastern University was first accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) as Nova University in 1971. Please see the SACS Web site for more information.

Yes. This program is designed to be completed in an online format. There are no on-campus classes.
Professors have their own method of instruction. Typically, chat sessions are used less than discussion boards due to the geographical and time zone differences. But, one or the other may be a required element of each course.
How much time you spend will be based on several factors to include your study style, time management, the professor’s methods, and your study area. It is generally felt that approximately 6 hours per week will be average.
Two classes (6 credits) per term will be expected although you can opt to take one. Please contact financial aid for details on credits and assistance.
Yes. We have developed an online student center for the program. In this virtual student lounge you can post messages, questions, and have chats with classmates. You will also find the schedule, course plans, links, course announcements, library resources and much more.
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