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Respiratory Therapy

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Associate's degree, Employment, Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist. 510908

Description

The Respiratory Therapy program is a patient care field which deals primarily with patients who have respiratory problems. Professional opportunities are constantly increasing, and many areas of respiratory care are becoming specialized. Specialty areas in Respiratory Therapy are: pulmonary function testing, stress test, arterial blood gases, electrocardiograms, neonatal transport and intensive care, cardiovascular intensive care, respiratory intensive care, medical intensive care, administration, classroom instruction, clinical instruction, medical equipment and home care, rehabilitation, and polysomnography.

Details

Hours

60

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

UA - PULASKI TECHNICAL COLLEGE

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

UA- Pulaski Technical College

Local WIB

5010 - Central

Name of Credential

Associate of Applied Science in Respiratory Therapy

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Federal, State, Institutional, Private

Refund Policy

uaptc.edu/student-accounts/refund-policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

In-State/District Tuition

$134.00 Per credit hour

Other Fees

$2,100.00 Total Specialized Program Fees

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$175.00 Per credit hour

Total In-State Program Cost

$2,234.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$2,275.00

Demand Occupation(s)

29-2099.00Health Technologists and Technicians, All Other
$0.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

3000 West Scenic Drive, North Little Rock, Arkansas 72118

Phone Number

(501) 812-2395

Fax Number

(501) 812-2316

Web Address

https://uaptc.edu/respiratory

Last Updated

Feb 16, 2021

Created

Nov 02, 2020