Program Costs

BGSU Firelands Estimated Costs

  • College Application $45
  • Parking Permit $58
  • Tuition and General Fees (per semester) $2615
  • Graduation Application $35

Respiratory Care Program Estimated Costs

  • Fees for RESP courses $275
    RESP 1200 ($9), RESP 1210 ($8), RESP 2030 ($80),
    RESP 2210 ($8), RESP 2810 ($160), RESP 3510 ($10)
  • Physical Exam, Immunizations, Drug Screen, T.B. Test, Chest X-Ray $450
  • Scrubs for Clinicals ($40 per set x 3 sets) $120
  • Criminal Background Check $70
  • Limited Permit Costs to work in profession as a student (optional) $90
  • Estimated Text Book Costs $1345
  • Student Member of AARC Professional Organization $25

Several factors can reduce this cost based on whether a student has medical insurance that covers
physical exam related costs, whether textbooks are borrowed, leased new, used, etc.

Estimated Costs for First Year after Graduation

  • RRT Credential Costs for TMC Exam and Clinical Simulation examination $390
  • Credential Maintenance Program through NBRC $25
  • Initial Licensure for State of Ohio $75
  • Join AARC Professional Organization $90