Manchester Community College
Great Path, MS #17
Manchester, CT 06045

P: (860) 512-2714
F: (860) 512-2652

Director: Nancy LaRoche-Shovak

Contact: Nancy LaRoche-Shovak
P: (860) 512-2714
F: (860) 512-2714

Respiratory Care Associate Degree Program

Year Program Started: 1965

Max. Participants/Year: 20

Application Deadline: March 1

Program Timeframe: September - May, summer

Academic Level Targeted: college

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: health career

Program Attributes: for credit, financial aid provided, mentors/advisors provided, fieldwork provided

Program Acceptance Requirements: GPA/academic standing (2.5 or better, good academic standing)

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: anatomy, biochemistry, biology, bio (cellular), bio (molecular), chemistry, education (health, science), pharmacology, physics, science (computer, mathematical), science (health), respiratory care clinical practicum, advanced clinical practicum II

Additional Comments: This program also includes courses such as respiratory care clinical practicum, advanced clinical practicum II, advanced principles of ventilator therapy, respiratory pathophysiology, mathematics, quantitative literacy, and cardiopulmonary A & P.