Program(s) Name and Description: Emergency Medical Systems

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The Certificate in Emergency Medical Services program is offered over five semesters (18 months) and provides an opportunity for EMT Basic certified individuals to acquire the paramedic skills necessary to sit for the national certification and state protocol examinations for paramedics. Instruction includes didactic and clinical training.

CIP Code:

51.0904

Credential Level:

01, Certificate

Program Standard Occupational Codes:

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Program Costs: Emergency Medical Systems Certificate:

Credits for Completion

38 (18 months)

Tuition & Fees:

$4,775

Books/Supplies:

$2,100

Other:

0

Total Cost:

$6,875
100% Completion Rates 

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*To protect against personally identifiable information, rates on student cohorts less than 10 students will not be disclosed.

This rate is not adjusted for those students who attend part-time and/or need to complete developmental requirements.

Job Placement Rates 

Currently, no information is collected and maintained in the college reporting system.

Student Medium Loan Debt Rate (at time of completion) 

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*To protect against personally identifiable information, rates on student cohorts less than 10 students will not be disclosed.