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Emergency Medical Technician - AAS

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Community college certification, 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

Health Professions and Related Clinical Services


Associate of Applied Science - Paramedic


Students desiring an Associate of Applied Science degree will be required to complete the requirements of the Paramedic Technical Certificate plus the following general education requirements. These general education courses may be taken prior to, during, or after the program.


AAS - ADHE Degree Code 0470

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

48

Hours

60

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

SOUTH ARKANSAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (SACC) - EAST & WEST El Dorado

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

300 SOUTH WEST AVENUE, EL DORADO, Arkansas

Local WIB

5040 - Southwest

Name of Credential

Associate of Applied Science in Emergency Medical Technician

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Pell, state grant, institutional and private scholarship

Refund Policy

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

Yes - Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

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)

$2,500.00

Testing/Exam Fees

$152.00 NREMT Practical Exam

In-State/District Tuition

$5,820.00 This total is based on the in-state tuition rate and does not include mandatory fees.

Other Fees

$2,770.00 Mandatory Fees = $2460 Course Fees = $310

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$10,320.00 This total is based on the out-of-state tuition rate and does not include mandatory fees.

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

$1,688.00

Total In-State Program Cost

$12,930.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$17,430.00

Demand Occupation(s)

29-2043.00Paramedics
$17.61 per hour
Required Certification: AR Dept of Health Emergency Medical Services

Provider Status

Approved

Address

300 SOUTH WEST AVENUE, EL DORADO, Arkansas 71730

Phone Number

(870) 864-7146

Web Address

http://www.southark.edu

Last Updated

Nov 07, 2022

Created

May 18, 2021

Renewal

Nov 07, 2023