Respiratory Therapy Student Resources
A respiratory therapist must be able to work independently under minimal supervision, have strong mechanical aptitudes, be a firm decision-maker and creative problem-solver, work well with diverse people of all ages, and have good verbal and written communication skills.
Academics: Respiratory Therapists complete four years of education leading to a bachelor’s degree. Graduation from a program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care is required for certification and registry.
The Georgia Southern Respiratory Therapy program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC)
Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care
1248 Harwood Road
Bedford, TX 76021-4244
Last updated: 10/5/2020