Our Emergency Medical Technology – Paramedic program will provide you with the training to recognize symptoms of illness and injury and to provide basic and advanced levels of emergency medical care. As a National College graduate you will be prepared to make quick decisions based on classroom lectures, practical skills laboratory, and field experience.
Our 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 the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians’ EMT– Paramedic examination.
As a student in the Emergency Medical Technology – Paramedic program, you will:
Learn indications, contraindications, side effects, dosages and routes of administration for medications commonly administered by paramedics.
Advanced Life Support (I through VII)
Learn how to provide emergency medical care at the advanced life support levels in a variety or scenarios.
Preceptor Externship (I through III)
Complete clinical and field externships designed to prepare students for an entry-level paramedic position.
Sister City Grant (International Students)
|Tuition||$317/credit X 96 credits = $30432|
|Books||$225/course X 24 courses = $5400|
|Activity Fee||$15/Term X 8 terms = $120|
|PMD Program Fee||$40/term X 8 terms = $320|
|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.||33.3%|
|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