Program Title Advanced Emergency Medical Technician
Program Description This course of study consists of 218 (minimum) clock hours of classroom and clinical time. The curriculum includes patient assessment, intravenous and fluid therapy, respiratory emergencies with special emphasis on advanced airway management, drug therapy and management of the traumatized patient. This program is based on the New Mexico EMS Minimal Curriculum Standard.

Upon successful completion of the program the graduate is eligible to take the EMS Bureau Licensing Exam.
Program O*Net URL 29-2041.00 Assess injuries, administer emergency medical care, and extricate trapped individuals. Transport injured or sick persons to medical facilities.
Estimated Complete Program Cost Tuition and Fees $912 In District, $972 Out of District, $2268 Out of State
Estimated Complete Program Cost Room and Board $3496
Estimated Complete Program Cost Books and Supplies $500
Other Program Costs
Immunizations up to $900 depending on past immunizations and clinical site
Drug testing/Background Check $110
Lab and Liability Fee $10
Length of Program (Normal Time) 1 semester 16 Credit Hours
Number of Students that Completed the Program 0
Number of Students that Completed within Normal Time n/a
Job Placement Rates for Students Completing the Program n/a
Median Program Federal Student Loan Debt n/a
Median Program Private Loan Debt n/a
Median Program Institutional Financing Plan Debt n/a
Notes Median Salary $33,740