There are only a few graduate entry-level respiratory care programs in the country. This program trains high-level clinical practitioners. It also provides its graduates with research, management, and education skills. Admission to the program is on a competitive basis. Student selection is based on a number of factors including overall grade point average, prerequisite grade point average, consistency of academic performance, course work completed prior to application, and interpersonal abilities. The program is rigorous, and applicants are encouraged to arrange an orientation visit to a respiratory care department.
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