Graduates of these programs will have state certification as an EMT-Paramedic which will enable them to provide the highest level of emergency medical service available. This will increase the pool of qualified paramedics available for both public and private emergency medical service providers in northeast, Ohio.
The AAS in Emergency Medical Services (both options) offers both professional certification and education. It goes beyond providing training required for certification, it also recognizes the amount of learning associated with a Licensed Paramedic Program. These programs enhance the skills service components with the additional critical thinking, problem solving ,and cultural diversity awareness attributes of higher education.