School of Sciences, Health, Engineering and Math 505-428-1820
Using scenario-based human patient simulation and case-based practice, students undergo an intensive, practical learning process. This cohort program prepares students for the National Registry Paramedic exam (NREMT-P) licensure exam and the New Mexico licensing exam. Licensed paramedics provide advanced life support in the prehospital, and many other, settings. Admission to this program is competitive and all applicants must hold a valid New Mexico EMT or EMT-Intermediate license prior to applying. Applicants must also be current on relevant vaccines and at least 18 years old. Additional information on the application process and requirements can be found online at https://www.sfcc.edu/programs/emergency-medical-services-institute-emsi/.
NOTE: A.A.S degrees are designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in specific occupations; they are not generally intended to transfer to four-year institutions. For more specific information on transfer, refer to the Transfer of Credit section of this catalog or speak with an academic adviser.
Students can earn the following certificates related to this degree:
Students can follow the Program Map listed below to complete this program: