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Why Choose an Online Bachelor’s Degree from Liberty University’s School of Health Sciences?

The field of health sciences is growing and needs qualified people at every level and in every position. Start your career off right with a degree from Liberty University’s School of Health Sciences. During your time at Liberty, you will study with professors who are rooted in their Christian faith and will teach you how to serve God through your service to others. You will also receive training in the key health concepts, procedures, and terminology you will need in the health field.

Our undergraduate programs can be completed 100% online, which provides you with the opportunity to study from your own home or office without having to take your focus away from your family, community, or job responsibilities.


Advance Your Career with a Health Sciences Bachelor’s Degree 

Through our School of Health Sciences, you can pursue a Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy (BSRT) Post-Licensure.

If you already have an associate degree and are a Registered Respiratory Therapist, this program is a great option for you! The employment of respiratory therapists is expected to grow by 23 percent over ten years*. Patients with chronic respiratory disease and those suffering from heart attacks, drownings, and shock need people like you in the workforce.

Throughout this degree program, you will study subjects that will help you move ahead in your career as a respiratory therapist.

  • Cardiopulmonary Physiology and Monitoring – Receive up-to-date training on the cardiovascular and respiratory systems as well as how to conduct interviews and review data to determine the health and needs of patients.
  • Respiratory Care Management and Leadership – Gain the knowledge and skills needed for leading in management positions in a respiratory care facility.
  • Respiratory Pharmacology – Learn how to evaluate and adjust treatments for respiratory patients.
  • Current Issues in Respiratory Care – Train in the latest techniques needed for today’s equipment and procedures in the respiratory care field.

*Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)


What are the Benefits of an Online Bachelor’s Degree from Liberty University?

Our online bachelor’s degree programs offer students great benefits, including:

  • Earning your degree or certificate from a non-profit university whose online programs ranked in the top 1% of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility sets you apart from others.
  • Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs has not increased in 4 straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university. 
  • Eight-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times.
  • Liberty University holds institutional accreditation through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

Military Benefits

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students from all over the world. Whether you are a current service member, discharged or retired from service, or the spouse of a service member or veteran, we are here to support you every step of the journey.

As a thank you for your dedication and service to our country, Liberty is honored to serve and support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts –$250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 per course).
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year and no set login times.
  • Potential college credit for military training.