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RT to RN Program

Advance Your Career

As a Respiratory Therapist you already provide much needed care for patients with breathing or other cardiopulmonary disorders. Have you ever thought about using your knowledge as an RT to RN program? You can by using Rue's flexible traditional or online RT to RN learning systems. 


As an RT you could capitalize on your vast respiratory knowledge and earn your Associate of Science in Nursing degree and your RN license. After you earn your Associate of Science in Nursing Degree from an accredited college and obtain your RN license with Rue's help, you can enjoy increased stability, prestige, and salary benefits.


On average, RNs make $9,600 more per year than Respiratory Therapists.*  Learn more about Rue Education's RT to RN learning materials and get on the fast track to becoming an RN. It all starts with your free education assessment, which you can assess below.



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Rue Education has helped over 100,000 motivated adult learners earn credits toward their degree. Rue Education gives you the tools, motivation, and support you need to succeed.


Tutor-Assisted Online Learning Systems
Distance education has become even more flexible with the choice of tutor-assisted online nursing and general education systems or traditional offline learning to make the transition from RT to RN.

Rue's Flexible Distance Nursing Education Options


Academic Advisors
Rue's Academic Advisors walk you through the entire degree-earning process as you progress from RT to RN. They offer you time management tips, study skills, and test-taking tips -- along with encouragement and motivation.

Rue's RT to RN Academic Advisors


Academic Support Services
Rue has a complete support network including online tutors who work closely with nursing students to provide interactive feedback as they transition from RTs to RNs.

Rue's RT to RN Academic Support Services


Success Guarantee
Rue's promise of quality is backed by our written guarantee of academic success. Our quality shines through with a monthly pass rate that averages over 88%** – which is well above the industry standard.

Rue's Guarantee for Success


Grants and Financing
Rue offers a variety of payment plans and financing to fit every budget. Grants are often available, and with your active RT license, you get low monthly payments.

Rue Offers Grants and Financing


The Rue Education Difference
Rue is committed to delivering a quality education experience for each nursing student. Rue is a proven leader in distance learning for healthcare professionals who want to become RNs.

Learn About the Rue Education Quality Difference


Learn more about a nursing program using Rue's Learning Systems 


RT to RN Online                  RRT to RN             RRT to RN Bridge Program


*Source: US Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Handbook, 2014-2015 edition

**Based on reported scores.