Stanly Community College (Albemarle, NC) Respiratory Therapy Program has earned the Distinguished RRT Credentialing Success Award from the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).

Programs considered for the award were required to have three or more years of outcomes data, hold accreditation without a progress report, document RRT credentialing success of 90% or above, and meet or exceed established CoARC thresholds for CRT credentialing success, retention, and on-time graduation rate.