State offices and all DLLR physical locations will be closed to the public November 26 through November 28, 2014. However, Unemployment Insurance telephone and Web operations WILL be available on Wednesday, November 26.

DLLR's Division of Workforce Development and Adult Learning

 

Respiratory Therapist - Section 6:  Information on Specific Occupations - A Guide to Healthcare Occupations in Maryland - Military Personnel and Spouses Relocating to Maryland - PROVET

 
Occupational code: 29-1126
Average Wage in Maryland: $48,220 ($23.20 an hour)
National Average Wage: $40,700 ($19.57 an hour)
 

The 14 institutions listed below offer variety of training in Radiologic Technology. Please check with individual schools to learn more about their programs.

Maryland institutions offering programs in Respiratory Therapy:

Associate Degree Programs -
Allegany College of Maryland, Baltimore City Community College, Columbia Union College (Prince George's County), Community Colleges of Baltimore Country, Frederick Community College, Prince George's Community College

Bachelor's Degree Programs -
Columbia Union College and Salisbury University

Equivalent Military Training:

ARMY: MOS 91V AIT (enrollment prior to 2002) - Respiratory Specialist
Additional requirements for post - 2002 enrollment

MOS 91V AIT is supported by CoARC and accredited by CAAHEP (if enrolled prior to 2002). Post-2002 must meet additional education requirements. Individuals enrolled in the Respiratory Education Programs after January 1, 2002 must have a minimum of an Associates Degree from an accredited respiratory education program.

NAVY: HM-8541 - Respiratory Therapy Technician

Navy personnel attend the Army program and is supported by CoARC and accredited by CAAHEP (if enrolled prior to 2002). Post - 2002 must meet additional education requirements. Individuals enrolled in the Respiratory Education Programs after January 1, 2002 must have a minimum of an Associates Degree from an accredited respiratory education program.

Must be licensed to work in Maryland.

Credentialing Body: National Board for Respiratory Care
8310 Nieman Road
Lenexa, KS 66214 - 1579
913-599-4200

Licensing Body: Maryland Board of Physicians
P. O. Box 37217
Baltimore, MD 21297
410-764-4777, 1-800-492-6836

Credentialing and Licensure fees are covered by the Montgomery GI Bill.

 

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