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Assoc Applied Science - Respiratory Care

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

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

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist. 510908

Description

Respiratory Therapists (RT ) are highly-trained medical staff who work with patients who need assistance with respiratory or cardiopulmonary problems. An RT is proficient in the therapeutic use of medical gases, humidification, mechanical ventilation, artificial airways, chest physiotherapy and CPR. As a health care specialist, the RT may also be instrumental in the diagnosis, treatment and preventive care of patients with asthma, pulmonary emphysema, pulmonary edema and respiratory distress. Upon program completion, a student may test for Certified Respiratory Therapist credentials, Oklahoma License and is eligible for the advanced level examination to become a Registered Respiratory Therapist.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

80

Hours

59

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

Northern Oklahoma College - Enid

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Curriculum Competency Based

Yes

Training Location(s)

Enid

Local WIB

67 - WestRegion

Name of Credential

Associate in Applied Science, CRT, RRT, ACLS, BLS Healthcare Provider CPR

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Pell Grant elig, student loans, supplement grants, WIOA

Refund Policy

Yes

https://www.noc.edu/tonkawa/students-tonkawa/future-student-tonkawa/bursar/refunds/

 

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

Yes - National Board 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

Books (Estimated)

$2,400.00 Books

In-State/District Tuition

$8,968.00 In state tuition and required fees

Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)

$22.00 Calculator for College Algebra

Total In-State Program Cost

$11,390.00

Demand Occupation(s)

29-1126.00Respiratory Therapists
$25.25 per hour
Required Certification: CRT or RRT

Provider Status

Approved

Address

P.O. Box 2300, Enid, Oklahoma 73702

Phone Number

(580) 628-6595

Fax Number

(580) 628-6209

Web Address

http://www.noc.edu/Websites/northok/images/Respiratory%20Care%202018-2019.pdf

Last Updated

Nov 21, 2022

Created

Jun 06, 2019

Renewal

Jan 03, 2023