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Tacoma Community College Paramedic Certificate
Tacoma Community College

Paramedic Certificate

Tacoma, USA

1 Years


Full time

15 Nov 2024

01 Apr 2024

USD 10,573 / per year *


* 2022-2023 estimated tuition cost


With the Paramedic Certificate, you'll build on your EMT training. As a paramedic, you may be employed by the fire department, hospital, or private ambulance companies. You'll be the eyes, ears, and hands of an emergency physician while in the field. The program is designed to prepare graduates to meet Washington state certification requirements and to take the National Registry EMT-Paramedic examination. Upon successful completion of the certificate program, students have the option to pursue an Associate in Applied Science Degree.

Apply in the spring for this one-year, 61-credit certificate program, which starts summer quarter.

Before applying to the Paramedic Program, you must earn your EMT Certificate and complete all prerequisites.

Students may choose to take additional credits in order to earn an Associate of Applied Science degree.


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