Respiratory Care program.

Admission Requirements

Admissions Process

  • Student must have completed the following requirements:
    • ECTC Admission, including:
    • BIO 137 (Human Anatomy & Physiology I)
    • MAT 110 (Applied Mathematics) or MAT 150 (College Algebra) or MAT 146 (Contemporary College Mathematics)
    • Completion of Student Checklist

Admission Criteria

  • Applicants with the following will be given priority:
    • Number of General Education Courses taken from Respiratory Care curriculum
    • BIO 139 (Human Anatomy & Physiology II)
    • ENG 101 (Writing I)
    • PY 110 (General Psychology) or SOC 101 (Intro to Sociology)
    • COM 252 (Introduction to Interpersonal Communications) or COM 181 (Basic Public Speaking)

Technical Standards

  • Adequate visual acuity
  • Adequate auditory perception
  • Sufficient strength, gross motor, and fine motor coordination
  • Sufficient verbal and written communication skills

Additional Criteria

  • Upon admittance the student must submit the following materials prior to beginning clinical experiences:
    • Evidence of receiving the Hepatitis B vaccine series or a vaccine declination form
    • TB skin test or chest X-Ray
    • Immunization records
    • CPR certification
    • Background check
    • Drug screening

Expenses/Financial Assistance

  • In addition to tuition, students are responsible for transportation to the various clinical sites, professional liability insurance, books, and uniforms. Any student seeking financial assistance should contact the Financial Aid office.




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