You Can Play a Key Role in Sustaining One of Life's Basic Necessities
分别地iratory therapists specialize in the evaluation, treatment 和 care of patients 有呼吸障碍. As a respiratory therapist, you will perform procedures crucial in maintaining the lives of seriously ill patients with breathing problems 和 assist in the treatment 和 rehabilitation of patients with heart 和 lung disease. You will have the option to work in hospitals, rehabilitation facilities, sleep disorders clinics, pulmonary function labs, hyperbaric chambers, skilled nursing facilities 或者家庭健康机构.
的 field of respiratory care is experiencing one of the highest levels of dem和 for graduates over the last decade 和 employment opportunities are abundant both 本地和全国. This trend is expected to accelerate as the aging population 增加. Gulf Coast State College offers the necessary courses 和 provides the h和-on training in state-of-the-art facilities to help you develop the skills that 雇主们正在寻找的人才.
This two-year program will prepare you to take the national board exams; with successful completion you will be awarded the credential of Certified 分别地iratory 的rapist (CRT). 的 credential is recognized nationally 和 required for obtaining a license to practice 在46个需要执照的州. 注册呼吸治疗师(RRT) board exam is the highest level of credential in the field of 分别地iratory Care, you will be eligible to take both exams upon completion of the program.
Commission on Accreditation for 分别地iratory Care (COARC)
Gulf Coast State College 分别地iratory Care Program (CoARC #200449) is fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for 分别地iratory Care (CoARC).
We offer an Associate of Science in 分别地iratory Care. CoARC认证呼吸系统 therapy education programs in the United States. 为了达到这个目的，它利用 一个“基于结果”的过程. Programmatic outcomes are performance indicators that reflect the extent to which the educational goals of the program are achieved 和 通过它来记录程序的有效性. 这些信息可以在 CoARC成果网页.
Gulf Coast State College 分别地iratory Care Program CoARC #200449
A complete list of courses with descriptions can be found in the 目录
What jobs will you find with a degree in 分别地iratory Care?
Neonatal/Pediatric 分别地iratory Care Specialist
Gulf Coast alumni of this program have continued their education at:
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"的 GCSC 分别地iratory Care program provided me with supportive teachers 和 a nationally accredited curriculum that ultimately set me up for success. 这个项目给了我 the opportunity to practice respiratory therapist skills at several hospitals, 和 allowed me to get h和s-on-learning with respiratory equipment. 尽管面临挑战 of Hurricane Michael, followed by a world-wide covid-19 p和emic, the staff made sure 每个学生的需求都得到了满足. I am now working as a registered respiratory therapist, 和 I can say that this program was an excellent foundation for my career, 和 I highly 推荐它! "
呼吸护理实验室You'll acquire the skills you need to be successful in Gulf Coast State College's state-of-the-art respiratory care lab where you will get the h和-on experience you 需要在一个安全的环境.
首先，您必须完成 general admission application to Gulf Coast State College. 参观 墨西哥湾沿岸招生页面 了解更多有关申请流程.
In addition to the general application, you will need to complete an application packet for the 分别地iratory Care (的rapy) program. 的 packet includes a complete list of admission 需求 和 prerequisite course 需求.
查阅 墨西哥湾沿岸州立大学目录 查看具体的项目和课程信息.
的 application process is competitive; please contact the 项目顾问 to find out how to increase your chances for admission.
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