Emergency Medical Technology CC

Health Sciences Department | C.C. Certificate of Completion | 1 year

In our Emergency Medical Technology program, students prepare for exciting, in demand health career opportunities through interactive classrooms and hands-on work.

Emergency medical technicians (EMTs) provide immediate care to critically ill or injured people on-scene and provide transportation to hospitals, care facilities and residences. The ability to work under pressure in challenging environments, think critically to make difficult decisions independently and accurately perform life-saving skills are essential to success in this exciting career. At Clackamas Community College, students prepare through interactive classroom learning and hands-on clinical experiences.

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Emergency Medical Technology CC

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Descriptions and Outcomes

Emergency Medical Technology Application Process


Review all information provided here on this webpage before completing the application.


Meet with a Health Sciences Program Academic Advisor prior to completing the program application.


Answer all of the questions on the application and submit the application form.

The application deadline for fall term is July 7, 2024, 11:59 p.m.

You will be notified via email by Allied Health Admissions on the status of your application along with next steps in the process by July 20.

Note: Conditionally accepted students will be invited to participate in a mandatory orientation at the Harmony Campus on August 21, 2024. More information will be provided in acceptance letters.

Emergency Medical Technology Core Requirements

Complete the following Core Requirements
  • BI-231
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology I
  • 4
  • BI-232
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology II
  • 4
  • BI-233
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology III
  • 4
  • CJA-203
  • Crisis Intervention
  • 3
  • COMM-111Z
  • Public Speaking
  • 4
  • EMT-101
  • Emergency Medical Technician Part I
  • 6
  • EMT-102
  • Emergency Medical Technician Part II
  • 6
  • EMT-105
  • Introduction to Emergency Medical Services
  • 3
  • EMT-109
  • Emergency Response Communication/Documentation
  • 2
  • MA-110
  • Medical Terminology
  • 4

Computation Related Instruction

Complete MTH-065
  • MTH-065
  • Algebra II
  • 4

Communication Related Instruction

Complete WR-121Z
  • WR-121Z
  • Composition I
  • 4

Human Relations Related Instruction

Complete PSY-101
  • PSY-101
  • Human Relations
  • 3

Required: Criminal history background check, proof of immunization, and drug test arranged by the department
Total Credits Required: 51