National College's Emergency Medical Technology program is designed to prepare students for emergency patient care at the basic life support level. The emergency medical technician (EMT) performs basic lifesaving procedures to stabilize trauma victims and medically ill patients, provide life support, and assure safe transportation to a medical facility.
The National College Emergency Medical Technology program exceeds the standards and curriculum established by the National EMS Education Standards (NEMSES) as well as the Virginia EMS Education Standards (VEMSES). Graduates will qualify to take both the Commonwealth of Virginia and the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians’ EMT-Basic examinations.
As a student in the Emergency Medical Technology program, you will learn:
Emergency Medical Technician Basic I & II
Learn the skills necessary to provide emergency medical care at a basic life support level.
Dosage and Calculation of Medications
Learn how to accurately calculate dosages and properly interpret medication labels.
Anatomy and Physiology: Body Systems of Transport & Support
Learn the anatomy and physiology of the skeletal, muscular, respiratory, circulatory, digestive, and reproductive systems.
Sister City Grant (International Students)
|Tuition||$317/credit X 48 credits = $15216|
|Books||$225/course X 12 courses = $2700|
|Activity Fee||$15/Term X 4 terms = $60|
|Applies to||On-Time Completion Rate||Median Title IV Loan Debt||Median Private Loan Debt|
|Bristol, Charlottesville, Cincinnati, Columbus, Danville VA, Dayton Area, Harrisonburg, Knoxville, Lynchburg, Martinsville, Online, Parkersburg, Princeton, Roanoke Valley, Stark Co (Canton), and Youngstown campuses.||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Bartlett, Madison, Memphis, Nashville, Akron Area and Cleveland campuses||N/A||N/A||N/A|
|Danville KY, Florence, Fort Wayne, Indianapolis, Lexington, Louisville, Pikeville, Richmond and South Bend campuses||N/A||N/A||N/A|
Note: Median Institutional Loan Debt is $0 for all National College campuses.
Additional Notes: Areas marked N/A indicate that 10 or less individuals graduated from this program during the specified reporting period and used this particular source of funding.
|Applies to||Placement Rate*|
|Bristol, Charlottesville, Cincinnati, Columbus, Danville VA, Dayton Area, Harrisonburg, Knoxville, Lynchburg, Martinsville, Online, Parkersburg, Princeton, Roanoke Valley, Stark Co (Canton), and Youngstown campuses.||0.0%|
|Bartlett, Madison, Memphis, Nashville, Akron Area and Cleveland campuses.||No Data|
|Danville KY, Florence, Fort Wayne, Indianapolis, Lexington, Louisville, Pikeville, Richmond and South Bend campuses.||No Data|
|*This rate is calculated based on a formula provided by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). For more information on this agency, click here.|
Additional Notes: Areas marked with No Data indicate that no students graduated from the program during the reporting period
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