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Admission Requirements

Enrollment in the program is limited. Meeting the admissions requirements does not guarantee program acceptance and/or enrollment. For this reason, the criteria below are utilized to determine which applicants will be admitted. Please note that there is no waiting list.

  • Successfully complete a First Responder Course or equivalent (copy must be submitted with application)
  • Hold a current BLS CPR Card (copy must be submitted with application)
  • You must see our EMS advisor to determine if you are required to take the (P.E.R.T.) Postsecondary Education Readiness Test or if you have exemption status from test
  • Submit a completed Student Health Record (completed health record must be submitted with application packet)
  • Provide proof of medical insurance (copy of card or signed waiver)
  • Successful completion of a criminal background check through the School of Justice at the North Campus

Application Packets

EMT Application Packet (PDF)

Paramedic Application Packet (PDF)