Respiratory Care

VC’s Respiratory Care Program offers a two-year Associate of Applied Science degree. Successful completion of this program will enable graduates to take a series of national board exams to become a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT).

As a respiratory therapist you will work under the direction of a physician to evaluate, treat, and care for patients with breathing disorders. 

  • Work in any of a number of settings, including:

  • The Program also includes specialized training such as:

  • Degree Plans

  • Accreditation

  • Program Goal

  • What is a Respiratory Therapist?

  • What students can expect?

  • What is required to enter the program?

  • What is the cost of the program?

  • Once in the program, what can students expect?

  • What are the career opportunities and median pay for an RT?

  • Want to continue your education and get an advance degree?