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Respiratory Therapist

Quick Facts

Facts About The Respiratory Therapist Program At Rose State College

  • 22 students are accepted to the program each fall
  • Applications are accepted February 1-April 15 each year
  • There are 34 credit hours of pre-requisite courses before beginning the program
  • Upon program acceptance, the program is one year in length
  • Professional courses are only available during daytime hours
  • Graduates are eligible to take the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) exams.
  • The Respiratory Therapist Program, CoARC Program #200144, Associate in Applied Science Degree at Rose State College is accredited by:
        Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care
        1248 Harwood Rd. 
        Bedford, TX 76021-4244
  • Health Science Advisors may be contacted at