Respiratory Therapy


San Antonio, TX

EARN YOUR RESPIRATORY THERAPY DEGREE IN AS FEW AS 18 MONTHS

Have you been searching for a respiratory therapist school in San Antonio? If so, consider Concorde Career College. Our respiratory therapist programs offer the hands-on training you need to develop your skills and prepare to work in this exciting field.

Achieve your dreams

As a respiratory therapist, you work with patients to help diagnose and treat their respiratory problems, which can drastically improve the quality and health of their lives.

What you can learn

Our instructors believe in hands-on coursework that directly applies to challenges you’ll face in the real world. Because of this, our respiratory therapist degree program focuses on building your understanding in the areas of:

  • Bronchodilator usage
  • Chest physiotherapy
  • Oxygen therapy
  • Pulmonary function testing
  • Ventilator and airway management

Career outlook*

Respiratory therapist jobs are projected to increase at a faster-than-average rate of 23 percent from 2016 to 2026, which makes this an attractive profession moving forward. Find out more about what a career in respiratory therapy looks like.
*Source: BLS.gov 2016-2026

Financial aid

We want you to succeed in school and in your career, which is why we work to help you find financial aid and scholarship opportunities for which you might qualify.

Join our family

If you’re looking for a respiratory therapist program in San Antonio, 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: 8:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Tuesday: 8:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Thursday: 8:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Accreditation

The Respiratory Therapy program at Concorde Career College-San Antonio holds Provisional Accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (www.coarc.com). This status signifies that a program that has been granted an Approval of Intent has demonstrated sufficient compliance to initiate a program in accordance with the Standards through the completion and submission of an acceptable Self Study Report (SSR) and other documentation required by the CoARC Board. The conferral of Provisional Accreditation denotes a new program that has made significant progress towards meeting the Standards of Accreditation. The program will remain on Provisional Accreditation until achieving Initial Accreditation. It is recognized by the National Board for Respiratory Care (NBRC) toward eligibility to the Respiratory Care Credentialing Examination(s). Enrolled students completing the program under Provisional Accreditation are considered graduates of a CoARC accredited program. Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care, 1248 Harwood Road, Bedford, Texas 76021-4244, (817) 283-2835. Programmatic outcomes data is available at www.coarc.com/47.html.

Are you a practicing Respiratory Therapist with an Associate's degree, which is a pre-requisite for this program?