Emergency Medical Science
Emergency Medical Science-EMS Bridge Program
Thank you for your interest in the Emergency Medical Science (EMS) bridge program at Cleveland Community College. Please read this information thoroughly. Admission to the EMS bridge program is competitive. We want to make sure you have the best possible chance of being selected by completing all processes and submitting all necessary documents completely, correctly, and by the deadline.
The EMS Bridge curriculum is designed to allow currently certified non-degree paramedics to earn an Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree in Emergency Medical Science. Students progressing through the program may be eligible to apply for both state and national certification exams. Employment opportunities include ambulance services, fire and rescue agencies, air medical services, specialty areas of hospitals, industry, educational institutions, and government agencies.
Deadline: The deadline for enrollment is July 18, 2014 for Fall 2014 or December 5, 2014 for Spring 2015. The program last one academic year (Fall, Spring, and Summer), depending on coursework completed, while accepting 15 students per year on a first come, first-served basis.
**All communication regarding admissions/selection status will be sent via CCC student email. Student email is the official and preferred form of communication at CCC.
Admissions Requirements: must be completed prior to the program deadline date:
- Current application for admission declaring EMS as the program of study.
- Official high school transcript or GED
- ENG 095 or DRE 098 satisfactory completion or exemption (per transcript)
- 1,000 or more hours in EMT-Paramedic completed
Students not completing this section by the program deadline date are encouraged to reapply for the next year, by completing an application for admission and re-declaring Emergency Medical Science (Bridge) as your program of study.
Selection Criteria: An Emergency Medical Science Admissions and Selection Rubric will be used to determine acceptance to the EMS bridge program. Students meeting the admissions requirements listed above will be selected on a first come, first served basis.
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