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Associate of Applied Science in Emergency Medical Services

Two Emergency Medical Services students stand in front of an ambulance
Get Emergency Medical Services training for a rewarding career in healthcare

100% Online Degree Program in Emergency Medical Services in Just 10 Months*

The online Associate of Applied Science in Emergency Medical Services Program continues the education of the professional emergency medical technician in order to meet the demands on EMTs / Paramedics in today’s complex healthcare environment. Graduates are valued for their abilities to critically think, demonstrate leadership, case management, engage in health promotion, and for their ability to practice across a variety of healthcare settings.

Next Start Date: May 3rdEmergency Medical Services Beal University - Beal University Are you interested in a rewarding career in Healthcare? Our online Emergency Medical Services program will provide you with the skills and knowledge to enter the Healthcare field with confidence. If you're looking to advance your career opportunities or transition into the Healthcare industry, this program could be the perfect opportunity for you. University

The best way to see if Beal University is the right fit for you is to contact an admissions representative. Get more information on the Associate of Applied Science in Emergency Medical Services program, class schedules, and financial aid options so that you can make an informed decision about your future. Get more info or Book a Tour.

If You are Currently a Licensed Paramedic

And you’ve taken courses such as:

  • Paramedical Procedures
  • Cardiology
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Respiratory Emergencies
  • Trauma
  • Rescue Operations
  • Microbiology

You may complete your Associate Degree in Emergency Medical Services at Beal with this Degree Completion program.

With flexible online and on-campus schedules, smaller class sizes, and accelerated programs, you will feel prepared and supported to pursue your career goals upon graduation.

Online Class Delivery

At Beal, you can take many classes online from the comfort of your home. Distance learning fits your life schedule, letting you complete your courses stress-free, so there’s no need to put off your education. Online learning gives you the peace of mind, flexibility, and support that you need to succeed!

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Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

  • Utilize the EMT/Paramedic process to construct safe, evidence-based, client-centered, and culturally
    competent, holistic approaches for care to diverse individuals and populations. All while providing a culture
    of caring, diversity, integrity and excellence.
  • Communicate and collaborate professionally with individuals, families, and members of the interdisciplinary
    healthcare team incorporating informatics, technology literacy, and current evidence-based practice.
  • Collaborate as a responsible and accountable member of the healthcare team, utilizing critical thought to
    further develop clinical judgment and decision-making skills to provide safe, quality, patience-centered care,
    incorporating a culture of caring, diversity, integrity and excellence
Beal was committed towards [my] success, they really were invested in making sure that I graduated. You never have to worry about being just a number. I think that it is just a testament to their long tradition of valuing their students and making sure they succeed. I'm looking at coming back and taking more courses at Beal College because I enjoyed the experience so much.
John Hiatt, Beal College Graduate

Career Opportunities

Upon successful completion of the program (see graduation requirements section of the catalog), students may be able to:

  • Advance their career opportunities
  • Increase their pay
  • Transition into the healthcare field
  • Use this degree as an educational pathway to other healthcare education / degree

Is the Associate Degree Program in Emergency Medical Services Right for You? Get More Info…

If you’re interested in learning more about our EMS program, fill out the form on this page to receive more information. A friendly Beal University Career Advisor can answer career questions, guide you to our virtual tour, and get you helpful financial aid information. Get the answers you need to discover the perfect career path for you.

For immediate questions, call 207-307-3900

*Program length when completed in normal time. This is a degree completion program only and applicants must be a licensed paramedic to enroll.