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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT: The next application deadline for the Respiratory Care program is January 16, 2017.

NOTE: Before filling out the application, read the Admissions Guidelines to make sure you meet all the requirements for admission.

The application for Respiratory Therapy is included below. Please click on and follow the instructions for completing the application. Currently, the only way an application for the program is accepted, is on-line. If you have any questions, please contact Andrea Pifher, Program Coordinator, at

Note: If you have problems with this application, contact Vincent Cocozza at 287-2521 or

If you are not a student at Columbus State Community College, please apply for admission. You can apply to the college on-line at or by calling (614) 287-5353 or 1-800-621-6407, ext. 5353 OR by visiting the Welcome Center, 101 Madison Hall at Columbus State Community College’s main campus.

Admissions Requirements — Grades and GPA: You must have an official transcript sent to the Columbus State Community College, Records Office, 550 East Spring Street, P. O. Box 1609, Columbus, Ohio 43216-1609, directly from your high school or college.

Please list ALL progress on pre-admission courses:

If courses were completed at another college / university, make sure your transcript is on file in Columbus State's Records and Registration Department. All completed courses require a grade of "C" or better.

Course Name & Number Completed Grade College / University
Placement in ENGL 1100
Placement in
"No Reading Required"

Placement in STAT 1350
Completion of NURC 1001

Note: Program requires a GPA of 2.5 or higher

HESI A2 Entrance Exam Scores -- You must bring a copy of your HESI A2 Entrance Exam scores to Room 307 at Union Hall before the application deadline.

Written Statement of Interest and Intent:

All information on this application that I have completed is correct and true. I have read and understand all policies and procedures regarding application to the Respiratory Care Program. Submission of the form implies that you agree with the above statement.

Please press "Submit" only once, your application may take a moment to go through.