To be a responsive leader in developing effective and efficient quality educational
programs, classes and services to meet the needs of students for transfer to baccalaureate
institutions, job entry and job re-entry skills, and for lifelong and cultural enrichment
necessary to a productive and socially responsible life.
Respiratory Therapy Program Philosophy
The Respiratory Therapy Program of Grossmont College shall facilitate student growth
in the allied health specialty of respiratory care. Major emphasis will be directed
towards helping each student develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary
to becoming a competent, well-rounded health care team member. The student shall demonstrate
appropriate growth by:
Displaying skills in gathering and recording clinical information.