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Applications invited for respiratory care program
Are you looking for an exciting and dynamic
career? Perhaps you should consider a career as a respiratory therapist. The
respiratory therapist is the health professional who cares for patients with
heart and lung problems.
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is accepting
applications through May 15 for the Bachelor of Science degree program in
respiratory care. The next academic year begins in August.
The respiratory care program at the Health Science Center recently was recognized
as one of the best in the country. Graduates have achieved a 100 percent pass
rate on their licensure exams and a 100 percent job placement rate.
The demand for respiratory therapists is expected to
increase 42.6 percent through the year 2008, and salaries are competitive with
those of other health professionals.
for the program should already have completed two years of college. For more
information, call (210) 567-8850.
Contact: Will Sansom