Application Process

One cohort of 40 students will be admitted into the program each fall. Program applicants are selected through a computerized random selection process.  Applications are accepted during the October 1 through February 28 application period or until cohort is filled.

Steps to applying for the MJC Bachelor’s Degree Program in Respiratory Care:

Step 1: Complete the CSU-GE Certification Worksheet to assist you in reviewing lower division courses completed for CSU transfer eligibility.  You will need to upload this worksheet with your application.

Step 2: Create an account with SlideRoom (the platform used for the application).  Students must have a SlideRoom account before they can start the application.

Step 3: Complete the Bachelor's Degree Program in Respiratory Care Application when the application process opens on October 1st. You will need to upload the following documents in PDF form with your application:

  • Valid California Respiratory Care Practitioner (RCP) license
  • Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) credential
  • Unofficial transcripts
  • CSU-GE Certification Worksheet

Step 4: If you are not currently an MJC student, you will also need to apply to the college:
MJC application information.  MJC also offers an Associate’s Degree Program in Respiratory Care.  Information on the AS program can be found here.

*If you have technical issues with the application process, please email or call (209) 575-6914.

Financial Aid

The Student Financial Services Office is dedicated to assisting students through the financial aid process in the most effective and friendly manner possible. Student Financial Services strives to communicate with each student to respond to all financial aid requests. Students meet with financial aid staff to ensure compliance if over a certain unit level, monitor satisfactory academic progress for successful program completion, and verify the existence of each student’s educational plan. Financial aid services information is available online 

Federal Student Aid

Dream Act Information and Resources

MJC Financial Aid Information

Private Loans

Even after scholarships and grants, you may need additional help paying for your education. Private loans are another option available to you.  They are issued by many banks. It is in your best interest to exhaust all scholarships and grant options available to you before taking out a private loan.

Below are some links to assist you with applying for scholarships and grants.

Loan Analyzer Calculator

Private Education Loans

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