Department of Respiratory Therapy
Weber State's respiratory therapy degrees prepare you to care for patients and save lives in a wide variety of medical settings as a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT).
Why Choose WSU?
Weber State University is the country’s largest baccalaureate school for respiratory therapy. While other programs only offer an associate’s degree, an increasing number of employers are looking for candidates with a bachelor’s degree.
We offer respiratory therapy associate’s and bachelor’s degree programs in three locations:
What is a respiratory therapist?
If someone has a hard time breathing, respiratory therapists are there to help. They work with patients in a wide variety of areas, including:
In addition, respiratory therapists treat and educate asthma and emphysema patients and help with the rehabilitation of patients with diseases that require long-term breathing retraining.
Contact the Dumke College of Health Profession Admissions and Advisement Office at 801-626-6136 or email@example.com.
News & Events
Salt Lake Program Reps
WSU’s Respiratory Therapy department only accepts online applications.
WSU Respiratory Therapy is not accepting Bachelor of Science applications at this time. Applications for the Davis cohort will be accepted May 15, 2018 through July 1, 2018.