Respiratory Therapist – Transfer Prep Program
This is a preparatory program designed to provide general education coursework for students planning to transfer to the Allegany College of Maryland’s Respiratory Therapist program. A degree is not issued from Garrett College; students must apply to ACM for acceptance into their program. Completion of a non-degree transfer program does not guarantee acceptance into ACM’s program. Contact Allegany College of Maryland’s Advising Center for more information on this program.
Principles of Biology
or BIO101 General Biology 4*
— Min. C grade required as pre-req for BIO200
- Total: 4
- FY101 First Year Experience 1
- BIO200 Human Anatomy & Physiology I 4*
- CHE100 or CHE101 General Chemistry I 4*
- ENG 101 Comp I - Expository Writing 3*
- MAT105 College Algebra 3
- Total: 15
summer (pre-requisite coursework)
- CIS105 Intro to Computers 3
Humanities Course G
(except ENG102 or any HIS) 3
- PSY101 General Psychology 3
- Total: 9
- Total Credit Hours: 28
*Minimum C grade required for this program.
GGER Courses must be on the Approved General Education Course list
Admission to this program is very competitive; completion of these classes does not guarantee acceptance into the ACM program.
Spring Admission at ACM – Must take RESP101 at ACM in the Fall semester prior to applying.
ACM requires a Criminal Record check prior to entry into the Clinical phase of the program.
CPR Certification for Health Care Professionals is also required at application (offered regularly at ACM).