Careers in Respiratory Therapy

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Will this career be a good fit for you?  Clarify the job outlook, find out what skills employers in your region are seeking, learn about typical tasks associated with a job title, or look at current open positions to identify trends in hiring.  TCC’s Career Coach provides quarterly employment data for our region.

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Other Healthcare Programs at TCC

There are a variety of ways to work in the health care industry. TCC is fortunate to offer a number of educational programs in Health Sciences that might be of interest. In order to assist prospective students in fully understanding their training options, we encourage your review of the electronic version of our Health Careers Program Overview Information Session.

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Health Science Program Overview – Narrative (PDF)

After watching the online version of our information session, please join us via Zoom Lobby for an upcoming question/answer opportunity. Please note: You will be admitted to the conversation in the order you arrive. Please consider joining us anytime within the scheduled hour. You are also welcome to contact our Advising office with specific questions at 253-566-6091 or 

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Thursday, June 17 4 – 5 pm Join the zoom session
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Thursday, September 9 4 – 5 pm Join the zoom session