Associate of Applied Science Degree: Respiratory Therapy Major
(Partnership Program awarded at J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College)
Possible occupations for graduates: licensed respiratory therapist in hospitals, clinics, research facilities, home care agencies, and alternate care sites.
Complete program information can be found on the Respiratory Therapy program website.
Students complete general education courses at Blue Ridge Community College and subsequently apply to J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College to complete the remaining program requirements. Students will gain the necessary knowledge and skills to treat, manage, and care for patients with breathing abnormalities, under the supervision of a physician.