|Start Date||A cohort begins every Fall semester.|
|Program Length||Full-time enrollment/ 2 years (4 semesters)
Our program is a cohort model therefore we do not offer part-time enrollment.
|Cohort Size||24 students per cohort|
Completion of all pre-requisite courses with a minimum of a “C” grade as documented
on official transcripts. In‐progress courses will not be accepted for admission GPA
|Pre-requisite Courses Recency||No.|
|Pre-requisite Science Courses||
Repeat science courses are accepted. Applicants are permitted to repeat prerequisites for a better grade.
|Waitlist||No. If you are not admitted you are encouraged to re-apply.|
|Estimated Cost of the Program||~$7,222.00|
(after acceptance into the program)
|Overview of 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th semester|
|NHS||2022-2023 Student Handbook|
|NHS||2022-2023 Policy and Procedure Manual|
State Respiratory Care Boards
Completion of Hartnell College's CoArc-accredited Respiratory Therapy Undergraduate Major meets educational requirements to apply for the NBRC Therapist Multiple Choice (TMC) examination to qualify for the NBRC Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) credential. Students who achieve the high cut score on the TMC are eligible to apply for the Clinical Simulation Examination (CSE) to qualify for the NBRC Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) credential.
Hartnell College has not determined whether completion of Hartnell College's CoArc-accredited Respiratory Therapy Undergraduate Major meets educational requirements to apply for a Respiratory Care Professional license in any other state or US territory.