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BSRC Admissions Requirements

Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care (BSRC)

BSRC Program Information

PRIORITY Application for Fall 2023 Admission with early notification of admission

Opens November 1, 2022 and Closes December 15, 2023

GENERAL Application for Fall 2023 Admission Closes May 1, 2023 

This application submission is for students seeking priority admission when applying and have met the following requirements by the deadline.

Requirements:

1.  Applicant is currently an active Texas State student or has already applied to Texas State for general admission, has been admitted by the priority phase deadline, and will be an active student during the Fall 2023 semester.  To apply for Fall 2023 admission to Texas State, please visit:  GoApplyTexas.org

2.  After Fall 2022, the applicant will have no more than 15 hours of pending and in progress Pre-requisite courses (including RC 2213) to be completed by the end of Spring 2023.  No summer classes will be considered for this phase. (This requirement is waived for the general admission application.)

3.  Overall GPA of 2.5 or higher       

4.  Completed BSRC Application

5.  Completed ADA form              

6.  A written statement on why you choose the BSRC Program at Texas State University to achieve this goal?                

7.  One MP4 formatted video explaining why Respiratory Care is the career for you.         

Priority applications will be processed, and decision emails sent out the first week of February.

Applications received during the Priority Application Phase and DOES NOT meet the requirements listed above, WILL BE automatically defaulted to the General Application for Admission.

General applications will be processed, and decision emails sent out the first week of June.

IMPORTANT: Background checks, drug screening, and proof of immunization are required following initial acceptance into the program. Applicants must successfully clear each of these three requirements to be fully accepted into the program.

Texas State University is not required to admit to the program an applicant with a flagged background check who has been given tentative clearance for a license by the Texas Medical Board (TMB.) Applicants should be aware that such clearance by TMB does not guarantee an applicant’s employability.

Finally, applicants should be aware that the University does not control the individual requirements of hospital systems for clinical rotations and employment and that such requirements might directly impact an applicant’s ability to complete their clinical education, obtain future employment, or obtain appropriate licensure.


 

How to submit admission applications and video's:

  1. Contact the Department for Respiratory Care for a unique TXST File Transfer link.                             512-716-2682 or aprilrock@txstate.edu

  2. Mail your completed application and flash drive of your video to the address noted below.

  3. Drop off completed application and flash drive of your video to the address noted below.

Department of Respiratory Care

Fall 2023 Application

200 Bobcat Way

Willow Hall 214

Round Rock, TX  78665

(Highly recommend sending with tracking and well before the deadline.)

 


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