Armstrong Atlantic State University Savannah Georgia.


Douglas Masini Ed.D, RPFT, RRT-NPS, AE-C, FAARC
Department Head
Office of Respiratory Therapy

Associate of Science (AS)
with track in Respiratory Therapy

This associate degree track prepares the student for application to a Respiratory Therapy AS or BS degree program. Respiratory Therapy degree programs are highly competitive, and successful completion of the associate degree track does not assure the student’s acceptance into a Respiratory Therapy degree program.

Career Opportunities

On completion of the Associate degree with a track in Respiratory Therapy, the student may make application to a Respiratory Therapy AS or BS degree program, or other allied health program with similar prerequisites.

Program Features

The majority of the classes in Areas A-F, in particular the Area D and F lab sciences, are traditional, face-to-face classes; some electives are migrating to online format.