Respiratory care therapists hold the critical role of caring for patients suffering from heart and lung problems. Gwinnett Tech's Respiratory Care program trains you on the latest medical technology and equipment, so you're well-prepared for employment in this field. At GTC, you'll learn how you'll play a vital part in today's health care system, caring for high-risk patients in their most intense moments.
Gwinnett Tech's Respiratory Care program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).
View the fact sheet for Respiratory Care.
Take the first step toward a top job in this field and apply for next semester. All the dates and deadlines you need to know are here on the website. If you're looking for ways to pay for your education, check out the scholarships for this program. You can also learn about our instructors, clubs and organizations and check out the advisory board to learn more about companies in this field.
Attend one of our monthly information sessions to learn more. View the schedule
Information on gainful employment: Health Care Science
View our course catalog and check out these offerings:
- Top Jobs
- Advisory Board
There are no diplomas available for this program.
Healthcare Science – Pre-Respiratory
Larry ArnsonClinical Director Respiratory Care TechnologyLArnson@gwinnetttech.eduext 6318Nadya KhojaProgram Director, Respiratory Carenkhoja@gwinnetttech.eduext 6658Steve MoyersDean of Health SciencesSMoyers@gwinnetttech.eduext 6732
Respiratory therapists work in general hospitals, clinics, sales and service of equipment, veterans administration hospitals, home healthcare, nursing homes and physician offices.
Respiratory Care Advisory Committee
Dr. Larry Arnson
Gwinnett Technical College
Robert P. DeLorme
Student, Gwinnett Technical College
Eastside Medical Center
Rockdale Medical Center