Dec 07, 2022  
PVCC 2022-2023 College Catalog 
    
PVCC 2022-2023 College Catalog

Emergency Medical Services, Paramedic (AAS)


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Associate of Applied Science Degree
Code: 146


Purpose: this program prepares graduates to provide pre-hospital care as a paramedic under structured guidelines in emergency situations. The curriculum consists of both general studies and EMS courses. EMS program graduates are eligible to sit for the national registry exam.

Graduation Requirements: Students entering the Emergency Medical Services degree program are required to take One Writing Intensive Course (WIC) in order to graduate. The WIC for this program is EMS 212  which has a prerequisite of ENG 111  and ENG 112 .

Students in all degree programs are required to take at least one Civic Engagement (CE) course to graduate.

Required Courses


Total minimum credits: 67


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