The Emergency Medical Science Bridge Associate of Applied Science degree program is designed for individuals pursuing career enhancement in the emergency medical field.
The course of study provides the student an opportunity to enhance learning already achieved through continuing education for EMT-Paramedic. Students will acquire basic and advanced life support knowledge and skills by utilizing classroom instruction, and practical laboratory sessions.
Students progressing through the program may be eligible to apply for national certification exams. Employment opportunities include ambulance services, fire and rescue agencies, air medical services, specialty areas of hospitals, industry, educational institutions, and government agencies.
Course work emphasizes:
Emergency Medical Care
EMS System Management
Education Methodology Principals
For a complete listing of pre-requisites, admission requirements, class listing, and estimated program cost click EMS Bridge Admissions Booklet
NOTE: Criteria is reviewed periodically and is subject to change.
EMS Education Services
Home Health Services
Clinics/ Urgent Care
EMS Bridge program contacts:
Ryan Teal, Director, EMS Program/Emergency Preparedness
Alice Bradley, Dean, Allied Health and Nursing