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EMT Paramedic (AAS)

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This program prepares students for the National Registry Paramedic Examination. Students are responsible for all associated costs some of which are: CBI background check, National Registry Exam, and Colorado Certification. Additional requirements may apply at individual clinical sites.

This program has selective admission requirements. Admission criteria may change from year to year and it is the student’s responsibility to obtain the current year’s admission packet. An admission packet can be obtained by contacting Pre-enrollment Services. You must be selected for admission to enroll in this program.

Students must demonstrate college-level proficiency in composition, reading, and mathematics as prerequisites for courses in this degree. Skills in these areas may affect the sequence of courses in which students can enroll and may also extend the time required to complete this program. For details see the Academic Placement and Testing  section. Graduates of the program will receive an Associate of Applied Science Degree in EMT-Paramedic.

EMT-Paramedic is offered at Colorado Mountain College in Vail Valley at Edwards. This program has a fee that may be non-refundable. Please see the registration staff for more information.

This schedule assumes that the student already has an EMT-Basic certification. Please see an advisor for a recommended sequence of courses. 

CMC also offers certificates in EMT Basic , Advanced EMT , and EMT Paramedic .

Learn more about the Paramedic Program

Minimum Hours Required

Minimum Credit Hours Required (67)
Minimum Contact Hours Required (1767.5)

Add a Bachelors to this degree!

Boost the professional value of your technical degree and expertise with our Bachelor of Applied Science (BAS) - Leadership & Management  (BAS) degree.

Our BAS degree is designed to enhance the value of your Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree by developing the professional leadership skills needed to progress to a management level position in your chosen technical area.

Learn more.



State Guaranteed Transfer Course

Applies to CMC AA/AS/AGS Degrees

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