Students learn to examine and assess and care for medical patients; and practice personal and professional safety. Students will gain field experience through an internship. This program is offered at the Chester campus. 

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Degree Requirements and Outcomes

Students interested in studying Emergency Medical Services must meet all prerequisites and apply to the program.
EMS Additional Information and Application

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Tuition Assistance

This major is eligible for Re-Employing Virginians (REV) and G3 tuition assistance for qualified students.

Career Paths

Jobs in this field include emergency medical technician.

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Contact Us

Winnie Dunn
Chair, Department of Emergency Medical Services