The Respiratory Care Program is a selective admission, two-year Associate of Applied Science degree program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care.
The program is approximately 21 months in length and requires clinical rotations. Additionally, all courses are offered only during the daytime hours.
Successful completion of the program allows the graduate to apply for state licensure. Graduates are also eligible to take the necessary examinations through the National Board for Respiratory Care that lead to the credential Registered Respiratory Therapist.
Under supervision of a physician, the therapist:
We are a Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC)-Accredited Respiratory Care Program.
John Hiser, M.Ed., RRT, FAARC
Respiratory Care Program
Trinity River Campus East
Center for Health Care Professions
245 E. Belknap Street
Fort Worth, TX 76102
Updated May 12, 2015