Experience the thrill of saving lives in real-world emergency situations. Use advanced diagnostic equipment to perform detailed medical and trauma patient assessments. Develop communication and critical thinking skills to interact with patients, nurses, physicians, first responders, firefighters and law enforcement. This is a post-secondary program for adult students only. Students complete the EMT program in five months and the Paramedic Program, which includes Anatomy & Physiology (A&P), in 16 months.
Employment Opportunities: Ambulance Services, Fire Departments, 911 Dispatch, Air Medical Services, Hospitals, Physicians' Offices & Clinics, Industry/Off Shore
What will this program cover?
What certifications will I receive?
Emergency Medical Technician
How much does it cost?
|In District||Out of District||Out of State|
|EMT||$ 926||$ 1417||$ 1929|
|Paramedic||$ 3606.50||$ 6026.50||$ 8446.50|
Financial aid is available for qualifying Paramedic students. Visit www.fafsa.ed.gov and use school code: 009204 to apply. Veterans may be eligible for certain benefits to help pay for tuition. Contact one of our financial aid officers or visit www.gibill.va.gov for more information.
The Kiamichi Technology Centers (KTC) EMS Program is approved by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). Upon recommendation of the Committee of Accreditation of Education Programs for Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP). Graduates of this state-approved program are eligible to apply and test the National Registry of EMT's (NREMT). Applicants for Oklahoma licensure must meet all state and federal requirements to hold an Oklahoma license.
DeLaun Abbott, EMS Secretary
Kiamichi Tech – Poteau Campus
1509 S. McKenna
Poteau, OK 74953