Respiratory Therapy

Respiratory Therapy

Associate in Applied Science Degree

Available at: West Campus

A student using a respiratory machine.

Program Overview

Respiratory Therapy is a health sciences specialty employed in the diagnosis and treatment of individuals with breathing disorders. Respiratory Therapists provide therapeutic and diagnostic services for pediatric and adult clients within hospitals and in the home care setting.

Del Mar College offers a Associate in Applied Science degree in Respiratory Therapy; a 21-month program accredited by the Committee of Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC), 1248 Harwood Rd., Bedford, TX 76021-4244, (817) 283-2835, American Medical Association (AMA), and Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs (CAAHEP) 35 East Wacker Drive, Ste. 1970, Chicago, IL 60601-2208, (312) 464-4623.

Commission on Accreditation of Respiratory Care
P.O. Box 54876
Hurst, TX 76054-4876
(817) 283-2835


Page last updated November 9, 2018.

Contact Information

Department of Allied Health
101 Baldwin Blvd.
Corpus Christi, TX 78404
(361) 698-2820
(361) 698-2811 fax

West Campus, HS2-128
4101 Old Brownsville Road
Corpus Christi, TX 78405