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Paramedic - AAS

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Associate's degree, Employment, Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic). 510904

Description

This is a one-year program that that will prepare students for the Paramedic licensure Exam and entry level employment as a Paramedic in the State of
Arkansas. Students enrolling in the program must have ACT or equivalent scores of reading 19, writing 19, Math 16, or complete the appropriate
remedial courses and have a current Arkansas EMT license. Courses include off-campus clinical and internship rotations. Students must maintain a C
average in all courses to progress through and graduate from the program. Students will be eligible to challenge the NREMT Licensure Exam after
completion of the program. Graduation does not guarantee licensure or employment as a paramedic.

Details

Hours

60

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE - HOPE/TEXARKANA(UAHT)

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

2500 South Main

Local WIB

5040 - Southwest

Name of Credential

Associate of Applied Science; Paramedic

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

PELL

Refund Policy

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

Yes - The Higher Learning Commission

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

No

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

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$1,395.25 plus 9.5% tax

In-State/District Tuition

$5,814.00

Other Fees

$1,020.00 Health Professions Uniform Fee $150.00 EMT Testing Fee $75.00 Lab Fee $225.00 Liability Insurance $30.00 Clinical and Simulation Fee $300.00 EMT Paramedic Application Fee $100.00 Paramedic Testing Fee $140.00

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$8,017.20

Registration Fee

$2,096.20

Total In-State Program Cost

$10,325.45

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$12,528.65

Demand Occupation(s)

29-2042.00Emergency Medical Technicians
$0.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

2500 South Main, Hope, Arkansas 71801

Phone Number

(870) 722-8274

Fax Number

(870) 722-8223

Web Address

https://www.uaht.edu/download/Business/emergency_medical_services/2020-2021_ay_degree_plans/EMS-Paramedic-AAS-TC-AY-2020-2021.docx

Last Updated

Oct 25, 2023

Created

Dec 18, 2020

Renewal

Oct 25, 2024

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