emergency medical services



The 256-hour Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Class begins in August:

Classes will be held online with skills two nights a week dependent on location from 6:00pm to 10:00pm.

Classes begin at these campuses on:
Dates to be determined


  1. Application/Enrollment completed
  2. KeyTrain Test available through the Career Connections Center [CCC]

Financial arrangements MUST be in place by the first night of class. The cost of the EMT Class for in-district students is $926.00, out-of-district is $1,438.00. Out of State tuition is $1950.00.



*The Paramedic Program requires students to successfully complete the EMT and Anatomy & Physiology (A&P) prerequisites. The A&P course begins at 9:00 a.m. February 5, 2019. This Tuesday/Thursday class will be taught by distance education originating from the Poteau campus. The following items are required to begin the A & P prerequisite:


  1. Enrollment form
  2. Verification of funding
  3. KeyTrain Test [minimum score 4]
  4. Learning Styles Assessment 

*The Paramedic course will begin in April 23, 2019 and the deadline to complete your Paramedic Application for acceptance into the program is April 9th, 2019. NO APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER APRIL 9th, 2019.

This training will allow you many opportunities to work in the health care field. Examples: Ambulance Services; Fire Departments; Hospital Emergency Departments; Clinics; Industrial EMS, including off-shore; and medical flight services.


  1. Must be 18 years of age to be certified
  2. Must take the KeyTrain and Learning Styles Assessments. (available through the Career Connections Center)
  3. High school diploma or GED
  4. Must pass the EMT and A&P prerequisites before beginning the Paramedic course.

Drug testing and National Criminal background checks will be required on EMT and Paramedic

EMS Program Follow-up 2016-2017
EMS Program Follow-up 2017-2018
2017 CoAEMSP KTC Paramedic Annual Report

Financial Information

Only the Paramedic Program is approved for Financial Aid.  Read more about Financial Aid information for these programs here.

career majors

Please note that Career Majors may not be available at all campuses.

Please download the Student Handbook - Major Addendum located on the Students tab for specific campus offerings. They are identified under the Career Majors with Course Listing section of that booklet.
Emergency Medical Technician
1210 | Financial Aid is available!