Respiratory Therapy

Aurora, CO (Denver Metro Area)


If you dream of helping others to breathe easier – literally – then Concorde’s respiratory therapy programs in Aurora, Colorado can help you make this dream a reality in a short time.

Achieve your dreams

As a respiratory therapist, your work can be personally rewarding and can meaningfully impact the lives of patients who suffer from impaired respiratory function. You can support physicians in the diagnosis and management of cardiopulmonary deficiencies and abnormalities and the monitoring of lung and heart function.

What you can learn

Concorde’s real-world respiratory therapy training immerses you in a hands-on curriculum. Coursework emphasizes the following areas:

  • Oxygen therapy
  • Bronchodilator
  • Chest physiotherapy
  • Patient teaching and instruction
  • ECG

Career outlook*

Respiratory therapy jobs are projected to increase at a faster-than-average rate of 23 percent. Find out more about what a career in respiratory therapy looks like.
*Source: 2016-2026

Program goals

To prepare graduates with demonstrated competence in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills) and affective (behavior) learning domains of respiratory care practice as performed by registered respiratory therapists (RRTs).

Financial aid

Concorde is fully committed to your future, and that means helping you gain access to any financial aid for which you might qualify. Scholarship programs are also available for those who qualify.

Join our family

If you’re looking for a respiratory therapist school in Denver, look no further than Concorde. To learn more, request information, or call Concorde Career College at 1-800-693-7010.

Opportunity awaits.

Hours of operation

Monday: 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. MT
Tuesday: 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. MT
Wednesday: 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. MT
Thursday: 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. MT
Friday: 7 a.m. – 6 p.m. MT
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. MT
Sunday: Closed


The Respiratory Therapy program, Aurora, Colorado, is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (www Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care, 1248 Harwood Road, Bedford, Texas 76021-4244 (817) 283-2835.

Do you have an Associate's degree in health care field, which is a pre-requisite for this program?