Pat Capps Covey College of Allied Health Professions
Department of Cardiorespiratory Care Department of Cardiorespiratory Care
The University of South Alabama offers a complete program in Cardiorespiratory Care leading to the Bachelor of Science degree. The curriculum provides a broad education in liberal arts and basic sciences and an in-depth study in respiratory therapy and non-invasive cardiovascular technology. Upon graduation students are eligible to sit for the National Board for Respiratory Care examinations for entry into practice.
The program in Cardiorespiratory Care is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care ( www.coarc.com
Commission on Accreditation
for Respiratory Care
1248 Harwood Road
Bedford, Texas 76021-4244
In compliance with CoARC requirements, the following student outcomes are provided for the public. These data are self-reported by respiratory care programs to CoARC, and reflect the aggregate data for the three-year period being reported.
Job Placement 95%
CRT Success 98%
RRT Success 56%
*You can visit the CoARC website for further outcomes data from the Annual Report of Current Status: