Department Chair

Office
Health Technologies Center, Room 169-M, 2201 Hull Rd., Fayetteville, NC 28303
Phone Number
Office Hours Mon-Fri
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Email
Mary Kaylor

Accreditation

The Fayetteville Technical Community College Curriculum Paramedic Program has been issued a Letter of Review by the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP). This letter is NOT a CAAHEP accreditation status. it is a status signifying that a program seeking initial accreditation has demonstrated sufficient compliance with the accreditation standards through the Letter of Review Self Study Report (LSSR) and other documentation. Letter of Review is recognized by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) for eligibility to take the NREMT’s Paramedic credentialing examination(s). However, it is NOT a guarantee of eventual accreditation.

To contact COAEMSP:
8301 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 111-312
Rowlett, TX 75088

Phone: 214.703.8445 | Fax: 214.703.8992 | Website: COAEMSP

The Emergency Medical Science (Curriculum) program is approved by the North Carolina Office of Emergency Medical Services (NCOEMS).

Office of Emergency Medical Science
1201 Umstead Drive
Raleigh, NC 27603-2008

First time pass rates for NCOEMS Paramedic exam are:

2014 – 92%
2015 – 82%
2016 – 86%


Courses

The Emergency Medical Science curriculum is designed to prepare graduates to enter the workforce as paramedics. Additionally, the program can provide an Associate Degree for individuals desiring an opportunity for career enhancement.

The course of study provides the student an opportunity to acquire basic and advanced life support knowledge and skills by utilizing classroom instruction, practical laboratory sessions, hospital clinical experience, and field internships with emergency medical service agencies.


Associate Degree

Emergency Medical Science (A45340)

Program Length: 5 Semesters
Prerequisite: DMA 030, 1 Unit of Biology, and Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Associate in Applied Science

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Emergency Medical Science Bridging (A45340B)

Program Length: 2 Semesters
Prerequisite: DMA 030, 1 Unit of Biology, and Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Associate in Applied Science

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