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Respiratory therapy is a growing field in the US - some 350 schools now offer respiratory therapist programs. This documents provides a complete list of schools, ordered by state.

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Respiratory therapy schools list

  1. 1. Respiratory therapist schoolsAccording to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, respiratory therapy is a rapidly growingfield. As the country’s population ages, demand for respiratory therapists is estimated to grow by19% in the next ten years. Respiratory therapists are trained to work with patients suffering frombreathing and cardiopulmonary problems due to issues like asthma, emphysema, stroke or heartattack. Respiratory therapists work side by side with doctors to diagnose and treat these issues.Responsibilities may include taking medical histories, instructing patients on how to use inhalersand other breathing equipment, monitoring patient progress and performing tests to determinethe correct diagnosis for patients. Schools for respiratory therapy adequately prepare students toperform these duties and more.Respiratory therapy schools offer many different programs to fit the needs of students. A 2-yearassociate’s degree is required for an entry-level position in the field. A bachelor’s or master’sdegree will give students advanced training that can lead to more career options. Respiratorytherapy schools must be accredited by a national committee for allied health or respiratory care.You can read more about the subject of schools for respiratory therapy at the link given above,including online respiratory therapy schools, of which there are now a growing number of optionsin this field.Below is a list of schools that offer programs for respiratory therapists, sorted by state (databelieved correct at time of publication). Some states have a choice from twenty or more schools socandidates are spoilt for choice. Unfortunately, if you are in Wyoming you will have to go toanother state to study respiratory therapy – there isn’t a single school offering this program inthat state.AlabamaUniversity of Alabama at BirminghamUniversity of South Alabama - MobileWallace Community College - DothanWallace State College - HancevilleArizonaApollo College-MesaGateWay Community College - PhoenixKaplan College-PhoenixPima Community College-TucsonPima Medical Institute-MesaPima Medical Institute-TucsonArkansasNorthwest Arkansas Community College - BentonvillePulaski Technical College - North Little RockSoutheast Arkansas College - Pine BluffUniversity of Arkansas for Medical Sciences-Little RockUniversity of Arkansas for Medical Sciences-TexarkanaCaliforniaAmerican River College - SacramentoButte College - OrovilleCalifornia College San DiegoConcorde Career College-Garden GroveConcorde Career College-North HollywoodConcorde Career College-San Bernardino © 2011. All rights reserved. This document may be distributed freely provided it remains in its original form with all links intact. List of schools adapted from Wikipedia and subject to Creative Commons license.
  2. 2. Crafton Hills College - YucaipaEast Los Angeles College - Monterey ParkFoothill College - Los Altos HillsFresno City College - FresnoGrossmont College - El CajonKaplan College-SalidaLoma Linda University - Loma LindaLos Angeles Valley College - Valley GlenModesto Junior College - ModestoMount San Antonio College - WalnutNapa Valley College - NapaOhlone College - FremontOrange Coast College - Costa MesaPima Medical Institute-Chula VistaSan Joaquin Valley College-Rancho CucamongaSan Joaquin Valley College-BakersfieldSan Joaquin Valley College-Rancho CordovaSan Joaquin Valley College-VisaliaSkyline College - San BrunoVictor Valley College - VictorvilleColoradoPickens Technical College - AuroraPima Medical Institute-DenverPueblo Community College - PuebloConnecticutGoodwin College - East HartfordManchester Community College - ManchesterNaugatuck Valley Community College - WaterburyNorwalk Hospital/Norwalk Community Technical College - NorwalkQuinnipiac University - HamdenUniversity of Hartford - West HartfordDelawareDelaware Technical & Community College - Jack F. Owens Campus - GeorgetownDelaware Technical & Community College - WilmingtonDistrict of ColumbiaUniversity of the District of Columbia - Washington, D.C.FloridaATI Health Education Centers - MiamiBroward College - Coconut CreekDaytona State College - Daytona BeachEdison State College - Fort MyersFlorida A&M University - TallahasseeFlorida State College at Jacksonville - JacksonvilleGulf Coast Community College - Panama CityHillsborough Community College - TampaIndian River State College - Fort PierceMiami Dade College - MiamiPalm Beach Community College - Palm Beach GardensSanta Fe College - GainesvilleSeminole State College of Florida - Altamonte SpringsSt. Petersburg College - Pinellas ParkTallahassee Community College - Tallahassee © 2011. All rights reserved. This document may be distributed freely provided it remains in its original form with all links intact. List of schools adapted from Wikipedia and subject to Creative Commons license.
  3. 3. University of Central Florida - OrlandoValencia Community College - OrlandoGeorgiaArmstrong Atlantic State University - SavannahAthens Technical College - AthensAugusta Technical College - AugustaDarton College - AlbanyGeorgia Northwestern Technical College - RomeGeorgia State University - AtlantaGwinnett Technical College - LawrencevilleHeart of Georgia Technical College - DublinMacon State College - MaconMedical College of Georgia - AugustaOkefenokee Technical College - WaycrossSouthern Crescent Technical College - GriffinSouthwest Georgia Technical College - ThomasvilleHawaiiKapiolani Community College - HonoluluIdahoBoise State University - BoiseIdaho State University - PocatelloIllinoisCollege of DuPage - Glen EllynIllinois Central College - PeoriaKankakee Community College - KankakeeKaskaskia College - CentraliaMalcolm X College - ChicagoMoraine Valley Community College - Palos HillsOlive-Harvey College - ChicagoParkland College - ChampaignRock Valley College - RockfordSouthwestern Illinois College - BellevilleSt. Johns Hospital - SpringfieldTriton College - River GroveIndianaClarian Health Partners - IndianapolisIndiana University Northwest - GaryIvy Tech Community College, Central Indiana Region - IndianapolisIvy Tech Community College-Fort WayneIvy Tech Community College-LafayetteIvy Tech Community College-Northwest Region - GaryIvy Tech Community College-SellersburgIvy Tech Community College-Terre HauteUniversity of Southern Indiana - EvansvilleIowaDes Moines Area Community College-AnkenyKirkwood Community College - Cedar RapidsNortheast Iowa Community College - PeostaSoutheastern Community College - West BurlingtonSt. Lukes College - Sioux CityKansasJohnson County Community College - Overland Park © 2011. All rights reserved. This document may be distributed freely provided it remains in its original form with all links intact. List of schools adapted from Wikipedia and subject to Creative Commons license.
  4. 4. Kansas City Kansas Community College - Kansas CityLabette Community College - ParsonsNewman University - WichitaSeward County Community College - LiberalUniversity of Kansas Medical Center - Kansas CityWashburn University - TopekaKentuckyBellarmine University - LouisvilleBig Sandy Community and Technical College - PaintsvilleBluegrass Community and Technical College - LexingtonBowling Green Technical College - Bowling GreenJefferson Community and Technical College - LouisvilleMadisonville Community College - MadisonvilleMaysville Community and Technical College - MoreheadNorthern Kentucky University - Highland HeightsSomerset Community College - SomersetSoutheast Kentucky Community and Technical College - PinevilleWest Kentucky Community and Technical College - PaducahLouisianaBossier Parish Community College - ShreveportDelgado Community College - New OrleansLouisiana State University Health Sciences Center - New OrleansLouisiana State University Health Sciences Center - ShreveportNicholls State University - HoumaOur Lady of Holy Cross/Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation - New OrleansOur Lady of the Lake - Baton RougeSouthern University at Shreveport - ShreveportMaineKennebec Valley Community College - FairfieldSouthern Maine Community College - South PortlandMarylandAllegany College of Maryland - CumberlandBaltimore City Community College - BaltimoreCommunity College of Baltimore County - EssexFrederick Community College - FrederickPrince Georges Community College - LargoSalisbury University - SalisburyWashington Adventist University - Takoma ParkMassachusettsBerkshire Community College - PittsfieldMassasoit Community College - BrocktonNorth Shore Community College - DanversNortheastern University - BostonNorthern Essex Community College - LawrenceQuinsigamond Community College - WorcesterSpringfield Technical Community College - SpringfieldMichiganDelta College - University CenterFerris State University - Big RapidsHenry Ford Community College - DearbornKalamazoo Valley Community College - KalamazooMacomb Community College - Clinton Township © 2011. All rights reserved. This document may be distributed freely provided it remains in its original form with all links intact. List of schools adapted from Wikipedia and subject to Creative Commons license.
  5. 5. Monroe County Community College - MonroeMott Community College - FlintMuskegon Community College - MuskegonOakland Community College-SouthfieldMinnesotaLake Superior College - DuluthMayo Clinic, Mayo School of Health Sciences - RochesterNorthland Community & Technical College - East Grand ForksSaint Paul College - Saint PaulSt. Catherine University - MinneapolisMississippiCopiah-Lincoln Community College - WoodvilleHinds Community College - JacksonItawamba Community College - FultonMeridian Community College - MeridianMississippi Gulf Coast Community College - GautierNortheast Mississippi Community College - BoonevilleNorthwest Mississippi Community College - SouthavenPearl River Community College - HattiesburgMissouriCape Girardeau Career and Technology Center - Cape GirardeauConCorde Career College-Kansas CityHannibal Career & Technology Center/Hannibal LaGrange College - HannibalMissouri Southern State University - JoplinMissouri State University-West PlainsOzarks Technical Community College - SpringfieldRolla Technical Center - RollaSanford-Brown College-FentonSt. Louis Community College-St. LouisUniversity of Missouri - ColumbiaMontanaMontana State University College of Technology - Great FallsUniversity of Montana - MissoulaNebraskaAlegent Health, Midland University, University of Nebraska at Kearney - OmahaMetropolitan Community College - OmahaNebraska Methodist College - OmahaSoutheast Community College - LincolnNevadaCollege of Southern Nevada - Las VegasPima Medical Institute-Las VegasNew HampshireRiver Valley Community College - Claremont © 2011. All rights reserved. This document may be distributed freely provided it remains in its original form with all links intact. List of schools adapted from Wikipedia and subject to Creative Commons license.
  6. 6. New Jersey Bergen Community College - Paramus Brookdale Community College - Lincroft Northwest New Jersey Consortium Respiratory Care Education - Randolph University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-North - Newark University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-South - StratfordNew Mexico Central New Mexico Community College - Albuquerque Dona Ana Community College - Las Cruces Eastern New Mexico University - Roswell Pima Medical Institute-AlbuquerqueNew York CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College - New York City Erie Community College - North Campus - Williamsville Genesee Community College - Batavia Hudson Valley Community College - Troy Long Island University - Brooklyn Mohawk Valley Community College - Utica Molloy College - Rockville Centre Nassau Community College - Garden City Onondaga Community College - Syracuse Stony Brook University - Stony Brook SUNY Upstate Medical University - Syracuse Westchester Community College - ValhallaNorth Carolina Carteret Community College - Morehead City Catawba Valley Community College - Hickory Central Piedmont Community College - Charlotte Durham Technical Community College - Durham Edgecombe Community College - Rocky Mount Fayetteville Technical Community College - Fayetteville Forsyth Technical Community College - Winston-Salem Pitt Community College - Greenville Robeson Community College - Lumberton Rockingham Community College - Wentworth Sandhills Community College - Pinehurst Southwestern Community College - Sylva Stanly Community College - AlbemarleNorth Dakota North Dakota State University - Fargo St. Alexius Medical Center / University of Mary - BismarckOhio Bowling Green State University Firelands College - Huron Buckeye Hills Career Center - Racine Cincinnati State Technical and Community College/University of Cincinnati Clermont College - Batavia Collins Career Center - Chesapeake Columbus State Community College - Columbus Cuyahoga Community College - Parma Eastern Gateway Community College - Steubenville James A. Rhodes State College - Lima Kettering College of Medical Arts - Kettering © 2011. All rights reserved. This document may be distributed freely provided it remains in its original form with all links intact. List of schools adapted from Wikipedia and subject to Creative Commons license.
  7. 7. Lakeland Community College - Kirtland North Central State College - Mansfield Ohio State University - Columbus Shawnee State University - Portsmouth Sinclair Community College - Dayton Southern State Community College - Washington Court House Stark State College of Technology - North Canton University of Akron - Akron University of Toledo - Toledo Washington State Community College - Marietta Youngstown State University - YoungstownOklahoma Francis Tuttle Vocational Technical Center - Oklahoma City Northwest Oklahoma Respiratory Care Consortium - Enid Rose State College - Midwest City Tulsa Community College - TulsaOregon Lane Community College - Eugene Mt. Hood Community College - Gresham Oregon Institute of Technology - Klamath FallsPennsylvania CHI Institute - Franklin Mills - Philadelphia Community College of Allegheny County-Allegheny Campus - Pittsburgh Community College of Philadelphia - Philadelphia Crozer-Chester Medical Center (Keystone) - Upland Gannon University - Erie Gwynedd-Mercy College - Gwynedd Valley Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg Indiana University of Pennsylvania - Pittsburgh Luzerne County Community College - Nanticoke Mansfield University of Pennsylvania - Sayre Millersville University of Pennsylvania - Millersville Reading Area Community College - Reading Sanford-Brown Institute-Pittsburgh Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology - Lancaster University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown West Chester University of Pennsylvania-Bryn Mawr York College of Pennsylvania - YorkRhode Island Community College of Rhode Island - LincolnSouth Carolina Florence-Darlington Technical College - Florence Greenville Technical College - Greenville Midlands Technical College - Columbia Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College - Orangeburg Piedmont Technical College - Greenwood Spartanburg Community College - Spartanburg Tri-County Technical College - Pendleton Trident Technical College - CharlestonSouth Dakota Dakota State University - MadisonTennessee © 2011. All rights reserved. This document may be distributed freely provided it remains in its original form with all links intact. List of schools adapted from Wikipedia and subject to Creative Commons license.
  8. 8. Baptist Memorial College of Health Science - Memphis Chattanooga State Community College - Chattanooga Columbia State Community College - Columbia ConCorde Career College-Memphis East Tennessee State University - Elizabethton Jackson State Community College - Jackson Roane State Community College - Harriman Tennessee State University - Nashville Volunteer State Community College - GallatinTexas Alvin Community College - Alvin Amarillo College - Amarillo Angelina College - Lufkin Collin College - McKinney Del Mar College - Corpus Christi El Centro College - Dallas El Paso Community College - El Paso Houston Community College System - Houston Howard College - San Angelo Lamar Institute of Technology-Beaumont Lone Star College - Kingwood McLennan Community College - Waco Midland College - Midland Midwestern State University - Wichita Falls San Jacinto College-Central - Pasadena South Plains College - Lubbock St. Philips College - San Antonio Tarrant County College - Hurst Temple College - Temple Texas Southern University - Houston Texas State University-San Marcos Tyler Junior College - Tyler University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio University of Texas Medical Branch - Galveston University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College - Brownsville USAF School of Health Care Sciences / 882 Training Group - Sheppard Air Force Base Victoria College - Victoria Weatherford College - WeatherfordUtah Independence University-California College for Health Sciences - Salt Lake City Stevens-Henager College - Murray Weber State University - OgdenVermont Vermont Technical College - Randolph CenterVirginia Central Virginia Community College - Lynchburg J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College - Richmond Jefferson College of Health Sciences - Roanoke Mountain Empire Community College - Big Stone Gap Northern Virginia Community College - Springfield Shenandoah University - Winchester Southwest Virginia Community College - Richlands © 2011. All rights reserved. This document may be distributed freely provided it remains in its original form with all links intact. List of schools adapted from Wikipedia and subject to Creative Commons license.
  9. 9. Tidewater Community College - Virginia BeachWashington Highline Community College - Des Moines Seattle Central Community College - Seattle Spokane Community College - Spokane Tacoma Community College - TacomaWest Virginia Carver Career Center - Charleston West Virginia Northern Community College - Wheeling Wheeling Jesuit University - WheelingWisconsin Chippewa Valley Technical College - Eau Claire Madison Area Technical College - Madison Mid-State Technical College - Marshfield Milwaukee Area Technical College - Milwaukee Moraine Park Technical College - Fond du Lac Northeast Wisconsin Technical College - Green Bay Western Technical College - La CrosseWyoming No respiratory therapist schools © 2011. All rights reserved. This document may be distributed freely provided it remains in its original form with all links intact. List of schools adapted from Wikipedia and subject to Creative Commons license.