Emergency Medical Services Professions

The 18-month EMS program at TJC is a close-knit community of hardworking healthcare professionals who will guide you toward a fulfilling career in emergency medical care. 

We have state of the art facilities including a full ambulance, decked-out with the latest emergency healthcare equipment. Our faculty brings their experience to the classroom every day to provide hands-on, real-world training. 

Upon completion of the EMT program can apply as an emergency medical technician. If you complete the Paramedic Certificate, you're qualified to apply as a licensed paramedic.

To be successful, emergency medical professionals must demonstrate:

  • High level of ethics and morals
  • Desire to provide the best possible medical care
  • Sound judgment and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent physical conditioning
  • Ability to work well on a team and under pressure
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Strong math and science background

Our Program Outcomes

National Registry First Time Pass Rate National Registry Overall Pass Rate Retention Graduate job placement






Degree Plans

How to Apply

The EMT program is a general open enrollment program at TJC. The Paramedic program falls under the Selective Admissions Application.

Selective Admissions Application

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