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Emergency Medicine

Overview

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) is a challenging and rapidly emerging discipline at the intersection of traditional EMS, public health, public safety, and health care.

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Emergency Medical Technician
Certificate of Proficiency

This program is not eligible for Financial Aid.
The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program meets the requirements of the Arkansas Department of Health, Division of Emergency Medical Services and the guidelines of the Department of Transportation. Completion of the program will allow the student to take the National Certification Exam at their level of training. Criminal background checks are required for all EMT students prior to testing. 

Length of Program: 1 semester

Campus Availability: Newport, Jonesboro

Course Availability: Fall, Spring

Students will be responsible for payment of state and national testing fees, criminal background checks, and uniform requirements. These costs will occur at different time points throughout the program.

EMT Application (Use Adobe Reader to open, for complete application)

2019-2020 EMT degree plan

2018-2019 EMT degree plan

Paramedic
Technical Certificate

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Campus Availability: Newport

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Paramedic Application (Use Adobe Reader to open, for complete application)

2019-2020 Paramedic Technical Certificate Degree Plan

Associate of Applied Science

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Campus Availability: Newport

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2019-2020 Paramedic Associate of Applied Science Degree Plan