Emergency Medical Services Professions

An emergency medical technician or paramedic has the training to make quick decisions that can save lives. Our EMS degree and certificate pathway helps students progress from entry-level to advanced. You will build a wide range of medical skills and develop the confidence and experience needed to treat patients in any situation.

Nationally accredited through the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Educational Programs (CAAHEP) upon recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP, 8301 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 111-312, Rowlett, TX 75088; (214) 703-8445; Fax (214) 703-8992. www.coaemsp.org ). Accreditation #600063.

Job Titles & Career Information

Click each title to learn more about important career information such as employment rates, and average salary in our region.

  • Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians

    Drive ambulance or assist ambulance driver in transporting sick, injured, or convalescent persons. Assist in lifting patients.


    Hourly Wage: $


    Currently Employed:



    Projections:

    # people are employed as Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians. This number is expected to # over the next four years.


    Austin Community College MSA Map
  • Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

    Assess injuries, administer emergency medical care, and extricate trapped individuals. Transport injured or sick persons to medical facilities.


    Hourly Wage: $


    Currently Employed:



    Projections:

    # people are employed as Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics. This number is expected to # over the next four years.


    Austin Community College MSA Map