About this course
The Emergency Medical Services Degree program includes paramedic courses that mirror the courses offered in the Emergency Medical Services Certificate. The additional general education coursework affords students an opportunity to achieve and Associates of Applied Science degree.
The degree enhances employment opportunities and advancements, and also prepares graduates for future studies in emergency medicine or other allied health fields.
EMS students must receive a grade of “C” or better in all science, math, and EMS courses in order to continue in and graduate from the Emergency Medical Services program.
Students should consult with the College’s Admissions Office or the Nursing and Allied Health Advisor in planning an appropriate program.
- If non-native, English speaking, pass the TOEFL (test of English as a Foreign Language) with a minimum score of 500 on the paper test, 173 on the computerized test, or 61 on the Internet-based test.