Paramedic Certificate of Proficiency


Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) prior to application deadline.


Upon successful completion, students are eligible to apply for testing and certification as a Paramedic through the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians. 

Certificate Requirements

General Education Requirements
ENGL 1010Introduction to Writing (EN)3
or ENGL 1010D Introduction to Writing (EN)
Program Prerequisites
Complete one of the following:
MATH 1010Intermediate Algebra4
or higher
Math Placement score 23 or higher0
Complete the following:
BIOL 2320
BIOL 2325
Human Anatomy
and Human Anatomy Lab
BIOL 2420
BIOL 2425
Human Physiology
and Human Physiology Lab
Discipline Core Requirements
EMS 2200Paramedic Training I (ALPP)7.5
EMS 2300Paramedic Training II (ALPP)7.5
EMS 2400Paramedic Training III8
EMS 2500Paramedic Training IV8
EMS 2600Paramedic Training V12

Completion Requirements

  1. Complete a minimum of 59 college-level credits (1000 and above).
  2. Grade C or higher in each Program Prerequisite and Discipline Core Requirement course.
  3. Cumulative GPA 2.0 or higher.