About

The Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic Certificate includes three paramedic modules and one internship semester. You will receive 17 hours of college credit and a certificate from the Illinois Department of Public Health to practice in the state of Illinois as a licensed paramedic. This training is considered advanced emergency care and can be a stand-alone profession or can be linked to a fire service career. Non-fire students can work as a technician in a hospital or clinic with this certificate.

Total Cost of Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic Certificate

(in-district) Total Amount: $5,444.00

Credit Hours to Complete: 39

Semesters to Complete: 4

Emergency Medical Technician Degree and Certificate Requirements


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What makes MCC's Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic Certificate program better than or distinct from similar programs at other institutions?

In addition to the Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic Certificate, we offer:

What you need to know about getting your Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic Certificate (CIP 510904)

Total Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic Certificate Costs
  in-district out-of-district out-of-state international
Tuition $3,744.00 $12,172.00 $15,341.00 $15,341.00
Additional Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic Certificate Costs $1,700.00 $1,700.00 $1,700.00 $1,700.00
Program Total $5,444.00 $13,872.00 $17,041.00 $17,041.00

Career

What job opportunities are available to someone with an Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic Certificate?

  • Entry level fire service and EMS positions for fire departments and EMS agencies
Occupations that Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic Certificate prepares you for
Occupation and Occupational Profile Link SOC Code
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians 53-3011

How will MCC's Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic Certificate program prepare me for my career or connect me to opportunities?

By the Numbers:

  • Median salary: $23,610
  • Job Outlook: Projected growth 22% (much faster than average)

What have graduates gone on to do?

Outside of the Classroom

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