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What does a respiratory therapist or technician do?
What is the career outlook?
Statistics are included only as guidelines and will vary with fluctuations in the economy and job market. More specific local hiring and salary information can be obtained at college information sessions.
Respiratory Care program
Whate are the program prerequisites?
Here is a link to the current course catalog listing all of the prerequisites, courses included, and the length of the program. Respiratory Care Program AAS
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Who can help me decide which health science career is right for me?
Contact the Health Careers Resource Center.
What more do I need to know?
*America’s Career Infonet 2011 data for respiratory therapists and respiratory therapy technicians**Licensure Data Reporting System from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board 2009-2010***Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, Perkins 2009-2010