2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
    Apr 22, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog

Graduation Map: Emergency Medical Technology, CP

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Program Overview

The Certificate of Proficiency in Emergency Medical Technology (EMT) consists of 6 semester credits of course work. Historically, those enrolled in this course are interested in working as a licensed EMT, fulfilling the primary prerequisite for the paramedic program, embarking on a fire service career, or establishing patient care skills in another health profession such as physician assistant or medicine. Students who successfully complete the course may be eligible to challenge the EMT credentialing examinations offered by the National Registry of EMTs (NREMT) and be eligible for licensure as an Arkansas EMT. EMT Classes are held two days per week.

ACTS Course Numbers

The Arkansas Course Transfer System (ACTS) contains information about the transferability of courses within Arkansas public colleges and universities. Students are guaranteed the transfer of applicable credits and equitable treatment in the application of credits for admissions and degree requirements. Go to https://adhe.edu/students-parents/transfer-info-for-students for more information.

Degree Requirements

-This certificate requires successful completion of 6 credit hours.

-A minimum 2.00 cumulative grade-point average required for graduation.

-Satisfaction of all financial obligations due to the college is required for graduation.

Semester One

Complete all 6 Hours

Course/Requirement Credits Semester Taken Grade
  EMS 1602  Introduction to Emergency Medical Technology      


Total 6 Credit Hours

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