UC Clermont

Emergency Medical Services

Associate of Technical Studies

Why study Emergency Medical Services?

This Technical Associates Degree is a degree completion program available only for students that have an EMT-B or have already earned their Paramedic Certificate, either National or State of Ohio. The EMT-B/paramedic license earns students 30-hours of technical block credit that are applied to this degree. To complete this Technical Associates degree students complete an additional 30 hours of General Education courses.

Admission Requirements

As a first-year student, you will need to take an English and mathematics placement test if you have not obtained the minimum ACT/SAT score required for exemption. These tests do not affect your admission; however, the results are essential for your proper placement in classes. You must complete placement tests before you register for English or mathematics courses. All placement tests are given free of charge.

You must be at least 18 years old, have a current driver’s license, and have a high school diploma or GED or equivalent. This Technical Associates Degree is a degree completion program available only for students that have an EMT-B or have already earned their Paramedic Certificate, either National or State of Ohio.  Felony conviction, multiple DUI convictions, or being on parole will disallow your licensure and prevent your admission to this program.

You may pursue many different career paths. Some of your opportunities for employment within the Emergency Medical Services network include the following:

  • supervisor
  • trainer
  • operations manager
  • administrative director
  • executive director
  • dispatch manager

Academic advising is an essential part of your educational experience.

We are committed to providing advice and assistance throughout your academic journey. You and your advisor work together to create an academic plan based on your goals.

Questions? Email us at clermont.advising@uc.edu. Call us at 513-732-5205 to schedule an apppointment.

The UC Clermont campus is on 91 wooded acres located in Batavia, Ohio, in the heart of Clermont County. Our faculty-to-student ratio is low. You will find small class sizes and personal interaction with your instructors create the ideal learning environment. Parking is convenient and at no additional charge. Plus, our tuition is the lowest of the UC colleges.

The Academic Success Center (ASC) is committed to helping students become successful, independent learners through partnerships that promote individual interests and abilities. We encourage and support opportunities for self-discovery in an informal environment that promotes academic skill development.

The best students recognize that they can sometimes use a little extra help to achieve their academic goals. Seeking tutoring is a responsible choice, demonstrating that students care about their academics enough to go the extra mile to succeed. Stop by the ASC in Jones 104 and meet our highly trained team of tutors who are ready and willing to assist you.

You must complete an application for degree the semester before you expect to graduate. You should see your advisor in the Advising Center for assistance. 

This Technical Associates Degree is a degree completion program available only for students that have an EMT-B or have already earned their Paramedic Certificate, either National or State of Ohio. 

We accept transfer applications all year long and you may start any semester, provided your transcripts arrive in time to be evaluated before the start of the semester you wish to attend.

If you have not taken college-level mathematics or English, you will need to take the placement test.

Other UC students may transfer into UC Clermont College by completing the application for change in college and program form. You are urged to see your advisor before transferring into a different major to minimize any impact on your degree progress and to verify that you have met all pre-requisites.

You must demonstrate English proficiency. You must also meet admissions deadlines and visa requirements and provide documentation of sufficient funds before we can complete your admission. Please call the International Admissions Office at (513) 556-2069 for details, or email international.admissions@uc.edu with questions.

Learn more about becoming an international student at UC Clermont.

Application Deadlines

For specific deadline information, visit the Admissions webpage.
The University of Cincinnati and all regional campuses are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Contact Information

Admissions
Clermont College
4200 Clermont College Drive
Batavia, OH 45103
(513) 732-5319
clermont.admissions@uc.edu

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Program Code: 34ASC-EMS34-ATS