Program leading to an Associate’s Degree may include the following courses:
College Algebra or Elementary Statistics*
Anatomy and Physiology I & II
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective
Introduction to Respiratory Care
Respiratory Care Fundamentals I &II
Respiratory Care Pharmacology
Advanced Cardiopulmonary Anatomy and Physiology
Neonatal/Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Care
After successful completion of the required curriculum, students earn an Associate in Applied Science degree and are eligible to seek Registered Respiratory Therapist recognition from the National Board For Respiratory Care.
To be considered for admission to the Respiratory Care program, interested persons should:
- Complete application to the college
- Contact Kelly Meyer or Melody Cusson for additional information.
Be advised that many clinical sites utilized throughout the various Allied Health programs at Cisco College require a background check and/or drug screen before students can participate in the clinical portion of the program.
College Admission Requirements
Applicants for admission to this program must fulfill the general requirements for admission to the College. The procedure for seeking admission to the College follows:
- Complete the Cisco College application
- Fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
- Turn in Official Transcripts
- Take Accuplacer (Associate Degree)
Prospective students should also remember that acceptance by Cisco College does not guarantee admission into specific occupational programs. Additional factors considered for admission may be a satisfactory record in high school or college, placement tests and other criteria.