Emergency Medical Technician - Basic
Applicants must be a high school graduate with a grade point average (GPA) of at least a 2.0, or a general equivalency (GED) recipient with a score of 500 (score of 50 prior to 2002). If an applicant’s GPA or GED score is below the minimum, he/she may be eligible for admission under transfer credit guidelines.
- English-three units
- Math-two units
- Social Studies-two units
In addition to the General College admission policies and procedures, EMT Certificate program applicants must have the following:
- Applicants must possess current and valid certification for American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers, as well as certificates for NIMS IS100 & IS700 and submit proof of such.
- Applicants must submit to a background check according to College policy.
- Applicants must have completed and passed (with a “C” or better) these high school courses, or their college equivalents, within the past seven years:
- Biology - one unit
For students who are not United States citizens and/or for whom English is a second language, please review the college catalog online for further admission information.