Gwinnett Tech's Respiratory Care program provides students hands-on experience in labs and clinical rotations. Our Respiratory Care degree prepares students for employment in hospitals, outpatient clinics, physician offices, rehabilitation and assisted living facilities and home healthcare agencies. The goal of our Respiratory Care program is to prepare graduates with demonstrated competence in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains of respiratory care practice as performed by registered respiratory therapists (RRTs).
Gwinnett Tech's Respiratory Care program has the latest medical technology and equipment, so students are well-prepared for employment in this field. Respiratory therapists help patients of all ages - from infants to the elderly who struggle with breathing. At Gwinnett Tech, students learn to play a vital part in today's healthcare system, caring for high-risk patients in their most intense moments and working with all members of the healthcare team.
Gwinnett Tech's Respiratory Care program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).
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Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care Programmatic Outcomes Data: http://www.coarc.com/47.html
View the fact sheet for Respiratory Care.
Take the first step toward a career in Respiratory Care and apply for next semester! Important dates and deadlines are listed to get you started and if you're looking for ways to pay for your education, explore our scholarships for this program, as well as state and federal funds for which you may be eligible. You can also learn about our faculty and clubs and organizations to join!
Gwinnett Tech builds relationships with local subject-matter experts to develop advisory boards who provide feedback that ensures we deliver relevant industry-specific curriculum for today’s high-demand careers. See who serves on our Respiratory Care advisory board.
Interested in learning more about Respiratory Care? Attend one of our monthly information sessions and speak with one of our instructors.
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