Oct 16, 2021  
2020-2021 College Catalog 
2020-2021 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Program Map: Fire & Emergency Medical Services Certificate

This certificate can be completed in one semester.  To graduate you must earn a minimum grade of ‘C’ on all courses.  These courses will also count toward the degree requirements for the Fire and Emergency Medical Services Technology Associate in Applied Science degree.

Be sure to follow the milestones below.  Milestones are reminders of actions you should take to keep you on track for graduation.

First Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
FEMS 1214 - Principles of Fire and Emergency Medical Services   4
FEMS 1224 - Emergency Services Safety and Survival   4
EMSP 1119 - Emergency Medical Technician   9
Total Credit Hours 17


  • Check the academic calendar for important dates and deadlines impacting classes and financial aid.
  • To maintain financial aid eligibility, a student must maintain a cumulative GPA of 1.70 during the first 30 credit hours attempted and complete 67% of the courses attempted.  Review your Financial Aid Dashboard or visit the Financial Aid Office to determine your financial aid status.
  • Meet with an academic advisor to file for graduation and change your major if you plan to pursue additional studies.