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Paramedic

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Associate's degree, Community college certification, Employment, Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic). 510904

Description

The Paramedic program is an 18-month course. Students must be EMTs and complete Math, English, and Paramedic A&P prior to starting the Paramedic program. After completion, students take a state proctored Psychomotor Exam and the National Registry of EMT Paramedic exam. National certification is a requirement for licensure in Arkansas at both provider levels.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

56

Hours

53

Entrance Requirements

Combination of Education and Course(s)

School

UAM COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY - MCGEHEE

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

McGehee

Local WIB

5045 - Southeast

Name of Credential

National Registry Exam

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Students may be eligible for federal financial aid, including but not limited to Pell grants, unsubsidized student loans, and subsidized student loans. Students may also be eligible for State and institutional grant and scholarship monies. 

Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - Higher Learning Commission

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

Yes

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$1,000.00

Testing/Exam Fees

$152.00

In-State/District Tuition

$4,783.25

Other Fees

$1,968.45 Technology infrastructure fee, assessment fee, EMT basic lab fee, facility fee, student success initiative fee, deferred maintenance fee, parking fee, malpractice insurance, certification fee, criminal background check fee, and Assessment Fee (National Registry of EMT's Test).

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$5,843.25

Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)

$100.00 Uniform

Total In-State Program Cost

$8,003.70

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$9,063.70

Demand Occupation(s)

29-2043.00Paramedics
$16.67 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

1609 EAST ASH ST, McGehee, Arkansas 71654

Phone Number

(870) 222-5360

Web Address

https://www.uamont.edu/academics/mcgehee/degrees.html

Last Updated

Apr 25, 2022

Created

Dec 17, 2020

Renewal

Apr 25, 2023