Student Learning Outcomes for the Respiratory Therapist Program
Upon graduation with a Respiratory Therapist AS Degree, the RT student will:
- Demonstrate the cognitive, psychomotor, and affective skills necessary to assist the physician in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of patients with cardiopulmonary diseases and disorders.
- Demonstrate appropriate critical thinking skills, time management skills, interpersonal communication skills, and technical skills necessary to provide competent respiratory care in multidisciplinary care settings.
- Qualify for licensure in the state of California.
- Qualify nationally for Registered Respiratory Therapist status.