Skip to main content
2019-2020 Catalog


Award details listed below.


Emergency Medical Science Associate in Applied Science Degree A45340 Emergency Medical Science (45340) CIP 51.0904

Last updated on June 28, 2019, 9:24 a.m.

Bridge Program for NC Paramedics

The following is a suggested degree map for completing this degree in two semesters. Some students' degree maps may be different, depending on their enrollment status (day, evening, full-time or part-time).

The following courses are required for successful completion of the award base program.

First Year Fall:

Take the following courses.

Credits: 15

First Year Spring:

Take the following courses.

Take one of the following EMS courses.

Credits: 12

Additional Information:

Required Current North Carolina Paramedic Certification

Credit for the following courses will be awarded after students submit their required current North Carolina Paramedic Certification to the program chair prior to admission to the program.

Course Name.Course Title.Semester Hours Credit

•EMS 110 EMT 9

•EMS 122 EMS Clinical Practicum I 1

•EMS 130 Pharmacology 4

•EMS 131 Advanced Airway Management 2

•EMS 160 Cardiology I 3

•EMS 220 Cardiology II 3

•EMS 221 EMS Clinical Practicum II 2

•EMS 231 EMS Clinical Practicum III 3

•EMS 240 Patients with Special Challenges 2

•EMS 241 EMS Clinical Practicum IV 4

•EMS 250 Medical Emergencies 4

•EMS 260 Trauma Emergencies 2

•EMS 270 Life Span Emergencies 4

•EMS 285 EMS Capstone 2

•OST 141 Med Office Terms I 3

•OST 142 Med Office Terms II 3

Total Semester Hours Credit        51

Total Credits To Complete