Paramedicine

Community and Technical College
907-455-2800
www.ctc.uaf.edu/programs/emergency/

A.A.S. Degree

Minimum Requirements for Degree: 69-73 credits

The Community and Technical College paramedic program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Education Programs for EMS Professions, 1361 Park St., Clearwater, FL 33756, 727-210-2350.

The emergency medical services program offers excellent instruction, clinical experience, state-of-the-art simulation labs and practical vocational experience for the student seeking to become a paramedic. Upon completion of the paramedicine program, students will be able to take the national paramedic exam. After receiving national certification, students can apply for a paramedic license through the Alaska State Medical Board.

An application must be completed for admission into the paramedicine program. Applications are reviewed by the program’s medical director and advisory board.

Applicants must have a current EMT basic certification (or have completed EMS F170), and have completed HLTH F114.