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: $6,476.00
Credit Hours to Complete: 39
Semesters to Complete: 5
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:
- Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic AAS
- Emergency Medical Technician - Ambulance Certificate
- Firescience AAS
- Firefighter Basic Certificate
- Fire Officer I Certificate
What you need to know about getting your Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic Certificate (CIP 51.0904)
|Additional Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic Certificate Costs||$2,537.00||$2,537.00||$2,537.00||$2,537.00|
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
|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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