Respiratory Care at Dakota State University


Looking for a rewarding career in the healthcare setting where you can help others? Start your journey at Dakota State University, South Dakota’s leading Respiratory Care program. Two convenient locations in Sioux Falls and Rapid City. Associate and Bachelor Degrees offered.

Program Director

   Lacy Patnoe MHA RRT
Phone: (605) 755-7673

Director of Clinical Education

Mary Reinesch
Phone: (605)-333-6477

 Sioux Falls Campus Faculty:

Jill Olson  Email:

   Zach Wilson  Email:

 Rapid City Campus Faculty: 

Abby Wortman   Email: