Health Sciences - Emergency Medical Science

Emergency Medical Science, Certificate

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Career Info Jobs Available for this programThe Emergency Medical Science curriculum provides individuals with the knowledge, skills and attributes to provide advanced emergency medical care as a paramedic for critical and emergent patients who access the emergency medical system and prepares graduates to enter the workforce.

Students will gain complex knowledge, competency, and experience while employing evidence based practice under medical oversight, and serve as a link from the scene into the healthcare system.

Graduates of this program may be eligible to take state and/or national certification examinations. Employment opportunities include providers of emergency medical services, fire departments, rescue agencies, hospital specialty areas, industry, educational and government agencies.

Emergency Medical Science, Certificate - Program of Study - Course Information & Admissions Criteria

Emergency Medical Science, Certificate - Program of Study - Course Information & Admissions Criteria
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Program Advisor(s)

Tony Belcher
Emergency Medical Science Clinical Coordinator/Instructor
mbelcher@southwesterncc.edu
828.339.4309
800.447.4091, ext. 4309
Eric Hester
Emergency Medical Science Program Coordinator/Instructor
ehester@southwesterncc.edu
828.339.4277
800.447.4091, ext. 4277