Students who have already earned the credential National Registry Emergency Medical Technician (NREMT) may continue their education in the Paramedic certificate program.
Classes are offered each semester at three Cincinnati State locations:
- Clifton Campus
- Campbell County (Kentucky)
- Colerain Township
Related ProgramsEMT Paramedic - Management Major (EMTP-M)EMT Paramedic - Science Major (EMTP-S)Emergency Medical Technician - Basic Certificate (EMTC)
The program curriculum is approved by the Ohio Department of Public Safety, Division of Emergency Medical Services.
Credentialing: After completing the certificate, students are eligible to take the National Registry exam.
Graduates Are Prepared To
- Take the national registry exam for paramedics
Representative Job Titles For Graduates
- EMT-P, Paramedic
Graduate Employment Outlook
Employment of emergency medical technicians (EMTs) and paramedics is projected to grow 23 percent through 2022, much faster than the average for all occupations.
$44,005 median annual salary
Graduate Starting Salary Projections
Effective 2020-2021 academic year
Emergency Medical Technician—Paramedic Certificate (EMTPC)
Program Prerequisites: EMT-Basic Certification from the State of Ohio, and AFL 085 Applications of College Reading and Writing and AFM 095 Foundations of Basic Algebra or appropriate placement test scores.
|EMS 110||Emergency Medical Technician Theory and Practice||5||4||7|
|XXX 1XX Paramedic Anatomy /Physiology Elective||3||0||3|
|EMS 211||Paramedic 1||7||0||7|
|EMS 221||Paramedic 1 Lab||0||3||1|
|EMS 231||Paramedic 1 Practicum||1||9||2|
|EMS 212||Paramedic 2||6||0||6|
|EMS 222||Paramedic 2 Lab||0||3||1|
|EMS 232||Paramedic 2 Practicum||1||11||3|
|EMS 213||Paramedic 3||6||0||6|
|EMS 223||Paramedic 3 Lab||0||3||1|
|EMS 233||Paramedic 3 Practicum||1||11||3|
|Paramedic Anatomy / Physiology Elective|
& BIO 152
|Anatomy and Physiology 1
and Anatomy and Physiology 2
|EMS 120||Paramedic Anatomy and Physiology||3|
|BIO 117||Human Body in Health and Disease||3|