The need for respiratory care professionals is growing. In fact, The Bureau of Labor lists respiratory care as one of the top ten developing fields in allied health sciences and you can be part of this rapidly expanding field. Get your degree in respiratory care from Molloy College. Spend your days helping people, saving lives and giving something back to your community.
Molloy College's dedicated faculty, with over 60 years of experience, are the life and breath of the respiratory care department. Our on-campus, state-of-the-art equipment and the opportunity to train at a variety of prestigious clinical sites will prepare you for a bright career in this popular field. In just two-years of full time study, you will be ready to enter the world as a health care professional.
Upon graduation, you will be eligible to sit for credentialing exams to achieve licensure as a Respiratory Technician or Respiratory Therapist and you will be qualified to work in:
- Physicians' offices
- Skilled nursing facilities
- Provide home care
As a graduate respiratory therapist practicing under the care of a physician, you will evaluate and treat all types of patients, ranging from premature infants whose lungs are not fully developed to elderly people whose lungs are diseased, all made possible with skill and professionalism achieved at Molloy College.
The Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care became a freestanding accreditor of respiratory care programs in November 2009.