During the first three years students complete six semesters and minimum of 90-102 credits of undergraduate courses, to include 36-44 credits of general education and math courses and 25-27 credits in science courses. The Respiratory Care specialty track is taken in the fourth year at the Rutgers Health Sciences Campus at Newark. This professional component, 12 months in duration, builds upon the student's knowledge in basic sciences to provide specific education in respiratory care and to develop sensitivity toward health care related issues.
Classroom instruction, integrated with clinical practice at affiliate hospital sites prepares students for a career in in the field of respiratory care upon graduation. Graduates receive a Joint BS Degree from the Newark College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Health Related Professions. Graduates from the joint BSAHT are also eligible for both the entry-level licensure (CRT) and Advanced Practitioner (RRT) examinations offered by the National Board of Respiratory Care (NBRC).
Each university in the Unites States of America sets its own admission standards so there isn't the same criteria for all the students and the university can decide which applicants meet those standards. The fee for each application is between $35 to $100.
After the selections of the universities you want to attend, the best of all would be to contact each university for an application form and more admission information for the international students. Moreover, for a graduate or postgraduate program it's necessary to verify the admission requirements. Some programs require that you send your application directly to their department.
Admissions decisions are based on students's academic record and different test scores, such as TOEFL, the SAT or ACT (for undergraduate programs) and GRE or GMAT (for graduate programs). Admission decision is based on your academic results and motivation.
IELTS band : 6.5 TOEFL paper-based test score : 550 TOEFL iBT® test : 79
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"The Academic Excellence Scholarship can provide up to a 50 % reduction in tuition per semester. These scholarships will be renewed if the student maintains superior academic performance during each semester of their 3-year Bachelor programme. The scholarship will be directly applied to the student’s tuition fees."
Scholarships for students who are already attending the University of Reading.
The University of Amsterdam aims to attract the world’s brightest students to its international classrooms. Outstanding students from outside the European Economic Area can apply for an Amsterdam Merit Scholarship.
* The scholarships shown on this page are suggestions first and foremost. They could be offered by other organisations than Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.
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