Program Description

The Emergency Medical Science Bridge Associate of Applied Science degree program is for individuals pursuing career enhancement in the emergency medical services field.

The course of study is the next level for paramedics who aspire to take on broader roles in EMS leadership.

Employment opportunities include:

  • Ambulance services
  • Fire and rescue agencies
  • Air medical services
  • Specialty areas of hospitals, industry, educational institutions, and government agencies

Phase II Application Deadline for Fall 2020 Entry: Under Review

  • For a complete listing of pre-requisites, admission requirements, class listing, and estimated program cost see the EMS Bridge Requirement Booklet (2020 under review).

Note: Criteria are reviewed periodically and subject to change.

Course work emphasizes:

  • Emergency Medical Care
  • Rescue Management
  • EMS System Management
  • Education Methodology Principals

Employment Opportunities

Graduates should qualify for a variety of jobs, including EMT Paramedic, EMS Education Services, and EMS Management, in Hospitals, Physician Offices, Home Health Services, Government Agencies, Fire Departments, Clinics/Urgent Care, and Industrial Medicine.

Educational Opportunities

Contact Information

To learn more, contact:

Dr. Miriam Huntley
Department Chair, Public Safety