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Program Goals & Accreditation

Program Goals:

To prepare graduates who are knowledgeable, clinically competent, and skilled in taking care of cardiopulmonary patients as performed by registered respiratory therapists. 

Pima’s Respiratory Care program goals are compatible with nationally accepted guidelines and standards of the roles and function of registered respiratory therapists.

Program Accreditation:

Pima Community College’s Respiratory Care program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (www.coarc.com). 

Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care
1248 Harwood Road
Bedford, Texas 76021-4244
(817) 283-2835 (telephone)
(817) 354-8519 (fax)