Respiratory Therapy

San Diego, CA


Respiratory therapists help people with breathing problems breathe easier and improve their overall health. At Concorde, we can prepare you to start working in this exciting career field.

Achieve your dreams

As a respiratory therapist, you can make a huge difference in the lives of your patients and their families. We’ll do everything we can to help make sure you learn the skills you need to be successful in this profession.

What you can learn

Our program teaches you the diagnostic testing procedures and treatments used to improve breathing in newborns, trauma victims, drowning victims, and patients suffering from lung and heart conditions. As a student, you’ll cover:

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

Career outlook*

Respiratory therapy jobs are expected to increase by 12 percent through 2024, which is faster than the national average for all occupations. Find out more about what a career in respiratory therapy looks like.
*Source: 2014-2024

Financial aid

We want to help make school more affordable for you, which is why our financial aid staff will work to help you gain access to financial aid and scholarship opportunities for which you might qualify.

Join our family

If you’ve been searching for a respiratory therapist school in San Diego, 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 a.m. – 8 p.m. PST
Tuesday: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. PST
Wednesday: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. PST
Thursday: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. PST
Friday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. PST
Saturday: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. PST
Sunday: Closed


Concorde Career College
4393 Imperial Ave., Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92113

FX: 619-220-4177
Toll free: 1-800-693-7010


The Respiratory Therapy program, San Diego, California, is on probationary  accreditation with the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care 1248 Harwood Road, Bedford, TX 76021-4244, 817-283-2835,

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