Apr 20, 2024  
2020-2021 College Catalog 
2020-2021 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Program Map: Healthcare Specialist/Advanced EMT Certificate

This program map is an example of how you can complete this certificate in one semester of full-time enrollment after completing the prerequisite course. To earn this certificate, you must achieve a minimum 2.0 (‘C’) grade point average on the courses listed below.

Note the Milestones below.  Milestones are reminders of actions you should take to help keep you on track for certificate completion.

Prerequisite Course

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
BIOL 1314 - Human Anatomy and Physiology   4

First Semester

Course Number and Title Credit Hours
EMSP 2115 - Principles of Paramedic I   5
EMSP 2129 - Paramedic Theory and Application I   9
Total Credit Hours 14


  • 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 to discuss how these courses can also be applied toward the requirements for the Paramedic certificate or associate degree.