ACHIEVE A NEW CAREER IN AS FEW AS 17 MONTHS*
Have you been searching for the right respiratory therapist school? Do you aspire to help others overcome respiratory challenges? As a respiratory therapist, you can be a part of helping others breathe easier through diagnostic testing procedures and treatments that can improve quality of life or even save a life.
Make a difference in your community
Give back to your community in your role in respiratory healthcare through administering vital breathing treatments in newborns, trauma victims, drowning victims, patients suffering from lung and heart conditions, and many more. Additionally, your work supports physicians in the diagnosis and management of cardiopulmonary deficiencies and abnormalities, and the monitoring of lung and heart function.
As a respiratory therapist, you are on the front lines of respiratory care on a daily basis. Concorde helps equip you through real-world training to serve in this critical healthcare role through a comprehensive skills foundation.
Respiratory therapist jobs are projected to grow at a higher-than-average rate of 19%. This field is forecasted to continue its growth because of increasing middle-age and elderly populations where increases in respiratory conditions such as emphysema, chronic bronchitis and pneumonia can increase the need for respiratory care. The respiratory therapist salary in 2012 was $55,870; however, this varies depending on region. Find out more about what a career in respiratory therapy looks like.
*Source: BLS.gov 2012-2022
Concorde wants to see you succeed, and we are committed to your success through helping you navigate the financial aid process. Financial aid is available to those who qualify, and scholarship programs also are available for those who qualify.
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To learn more about Concorde’s respiratory therapist programs, request information, or call Concorde Career College at 1-800-693-7010.
*Program length varies by location