Report on Accreditation

Image of 2017 Report on Accreditation in Respiratory Care EducationDescriptive statistics of CoARC programs as of December 31, 2017  

Accreditation actions taken in 2017

Aggregated statistics of graduate, enrollment, and outcomes data

Programmatic data related to the AARC 2015 and Beyond Project

The next Report will be published in early 2019.
  • News and Announcements

      Official CoARC Communication - CoARC March 2019 Board Meeting

      At our March 2019 meeting, the CoARC reviewed comments regarding the continued accreditation of associate degree programs.  The CoARC wants to re-emphasize our commitment to support existing accredited associate degree programs.  We continue to recognize the prominent role played by associate degree respiratory care programs in addressing workforce needs.  We also reaffirm our position that there is the need for increasing numbers of respiratory therapists with baccalaureate and graduate education to serve as educators, researchers, managers, clinical specialists, and in other roles throughout the healthcare delivery system.  The CoARC continues to work with other stakeholders to develop alternative pathways, including degree advancement, to meet this goal.  

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