Program Mission and Goals


The mission of the NEMCC Respiratory Care Technology Program is to instill the value of lifelong learning and professionalism in students, graduates and faculty and to provide the students with an education in respiratory care technology that prepares them for the CRT & RRT certification examination and employment as a Certified Respiratory Therapist and Registered Respiratory Therapist.


To prepare graduates with demonstrated competence in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains of respiratory care practice as performed by registered respiratory therapists (RRTs).