Paramedic Degrees, AS, AAS

通过火博体育的两个学位选择,开始作为护理人员的热门职业生涯:

  • Associate of Science (AS) degree in Paramedic
  • Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in Paramedic

在短短两年内完成任何一个学位,并开始在紧急医疗服务(EMS)行业的护理人员工作.

In our hybrid program, 你将参加现场讲座和在线课程,并通过临床时间和实地实习获得实践经验. 通过SJC的护理人员计划成为一名有效和富有同情心的护理人员.

请注意,申请人必须已经是高级紧急医疗技术员(AEMT)或有资格成为一名.


Why Enter a Paramedic Training Program?

获得护理副学士学位使你具备进入这一重要领域所需的技能. Study how to assess and treat various medical emergencies, and get real-world training so you can make a difference from day one. Your training will lead to a rewarding and high-demand career as a paramedic. 在各种环境中工作,包括救护车服务,消防部门和医院. 准备好与急救人员和其他医疗专业人员一起拯救生命并帮助那些有需要的人. 

Should I Choose the Paramedic AS or AAS Degree Program?

Be ready to transfer to a four-year college or university with the Paramedic AS degree program. You'll complete paramedic-specific coursework, including clinical experience, and take general education courses. After two years, you can apply to transfer to earn a bachelor's degree in a related field, such as emergency medical services, with two additional years of study.

With the Paramedic AAS degree program, you can start your career as a paramedic after graduation. Build paramedic knowledge and skills in classroom and clinic environments, completing the AAS in two years of study. 护理人员AAS学位也可以转到EMS的四年制学士学位课程. If you wish to transfer your AAS degree, 我们强烈建议您与您的指导老师核实并仔细协调所需的课程

Why Earn a Paramedic AS or AAS Degree at San Juan College?

Practical Training With Advanced Equipment

SJC的护理副学士学位课程提供实践经验,提高你的批判性思维和临床技能. They include:

  • A state-of-the-art simulation laboratory
  • High-fidelity mannequins and live patient simulations
  • The latest cardiac monitors for cardiology and EKG training
  • The latest ultrasound devices that assist in patient diagnoses

Real-World Experience

Interact and treat patients through our partnership with San Juan Regional Medical Center (SJRMC). SJRMC的EMS是新墨西哥州唯一一家获得2022年美国心脏协会使命:生命线®EMS Plus金奖的EMS. 这意味着你将获得一流的教育,与专业人士一起学习,他们将在你的临床和实习期间对你进行培训.

You'll also build skills at other clinical sites such as:

  • Cardiology labs
  • Emergency rooms
  • EMS agencies
  • Nursing homes
  • Psychiatric units

Proven Track Record

SJC的教师在EMS行业和教学环境中具有丰富的经验. Our courses meet or exceed the New Mexico EMS Minimal Curriculum Standards, the National EMS Education Standards, and the National Registry Standard Curriculum. 
我们的护理人员的学生有100%的第一次通过率在急诊医疗技术人员国家注册护理人员执照测试! You'll be confident in your skills with an associate degree from SJC.

Affordable Option

Because of SJC's low tuition rates, our Paramedic degrees are a great investment for you. You'll receive a rigorous, 高质量的教育将为你的学术和职业生涯做好准备. You may also qualify to get your degree tuition-free through the NM Opportunity and Lottery Scholarships.

What You'll Learn in Your Paramedic Program Courses

火博体育,您将在混合课程中向我们的专家导师学习. That means your classwork will be a combination of in-person and online. 你也可以花时间在课堂之外,在现实世界中获得经验, such as hospitals and clinics.

Both the Paramedic AS and AAS have the same program core requirements. In your courses, you learn about the following:

  • Airway management: Practice caring for patients who are having trouble breathing.
  • Medical emergencies: Study how to manage common medical emergencies, including strokes, heart attacks, and mental distress.
  • Operations: Learn how to transport patients safely and efficiently.
  • Patient assessment: Discover how to evaluate the medical needs of a patient.
  • Pharmacology: Practice how to provide medication in the prehospital setting.
  • Shock and resuscitation: Study how to manage and resuscitate patients in critical condition.
  • Special patient populations: 学习如何照顾特定的病人群体,从儿童到老人.
  • Trauma emergencies: 了解如何照顾经历过创伤的病人,如出血和烧伤.

You will also be prepared to obtain the following certifications:

  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
  • Prehospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS)

The AS and AAS programs can be completed in two full calendar years. 辅助医疗AS计划包括额外的通识教育课程,为您提供额外的批判性思维和沟通技巧.

Please note: 选择进入护理人员计划是竞争有限的席位. 有关先决条件和录取过程的信息,请参阅下面的课程页面.

Paramedic AS Curriculum

Paramedic AAS Curriculum

Transfer Options for Paramedic AS Students

Be on track to earn a bachelor's degree at a four-year university with SJC. 急救医疗服务和类似领域的学士学位将为更好的工作机会和更高的薪水打开大门. With a Paramedic AS or AAS degree, you can enter as a junior, meaning you can graduate with a bachelor's degree after two more years of study.

Make sure to meet with your academic advisor if you wish to transfer to pursue a four-year degree. 你需要协调你在火博体育的课程和转学机构的要求.

Previous Paramedic AS students have enrolled in:

  • Eastern New Mexico University Roswell (BAAS in Emergency Management)
  • The University of New Mexico (Bachelor of Science in EMS)

Learn More About the Transfer Process

Simulation Center

作为一名护理学生,您将在我们的健康科学模拟中心获得实践经验. Our supportive faculty will guide you as they provide in-depth instruction. Each room has cameras, microphones, and monitors so your teachers can spot problems and suggest improvements.

The facilities include:

  • Emergency room
  • Intensive care unit
  • Nurses station
  • Labor and delivery unit
  • Control room equipped with Simcapture technology
  • Adult, pediatric, and neonatal patient simulators

Explore SJC's Simulation Center

Careers and Outcomes

护理人员为病人提供紧急医疗服务,是我们医疗系统中至关重要的一环. The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects the overall employment of paramedics to grow 7% from 2021 to 2031. 有了你的护理副学士学位,你将能够在各种环境中找到一份职业,比如:

  • Ambulance services
  • Doctors' offices
  • Emergency rooms
  • Fire departments
  • Flight centers
  • Hospitals
  • Police departments

Graduates of our program have gone on to work for:

  • Durango Fire & Rescue
  • Jicarilla Emergency Medical Services
  • Los Pinos Fire District
  • San Juan Regional Medical Center
  • Upper Pine River Fire Protection District

View EMS and Paramedic Job Listings

Graduate Spotlight

Hear from Ray B., one of our paramedic graduates.

Have a Paramedic Certificate?

那些从SJC获得护理人员证书的毕业生可以将学分转换到火博体育的副学士学位课程之一. Learn more about the Paramedic Certificate from SJC

Paramedic Program Accreditation

护理人员的培训项目由联合健康教育项目认证委员会(www.healtheducation.com.cn)全面认证.caahep.根据紧急医疗服务专业教育项目认证委员会(CoAEMSP)的建议.

最低期望目标:在认知(知识)方面培养合格的初级护理人员。, psychomotor (skills), 情感(行为)学习领域有或没有高级紧急医疗技术员和/或紧急医疗技术员和/或紧急医疗响应人员级别的出口点.

CAAHEP:
25400 US Highway 19 N., Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763
www.caahep.org

CoAEMSP:
8301 Lakeview Parkway, Suite 111-312
Rowlett, TX 75088
214-703-8445
FAX 214-703-8992
www.coaemsp.org

Paramedic Program Outcomes

CAAHEP认可的护理人员计划和CoAEMSP审查信(LoR)计划每年向紧急医疗服务专业认证委员会(CoAEMSP)跟踪和报告结果措施。.

The most current CoAEMSP Annual Report was for the calendar year 2023. 最近的国家急救护理人员注册/国家认知考试的成功率为100%. The most recent positive placement rate for graduates was 100%.

CoAEMSP将积极安置定义为“在相关领域全职或兼职就业和/或继续他/她的教育和/或在军队服役。.’ Positive placement is measured at the completion of the program.

The most recent retention rate was 88%.

Paramedic Program Learning Outcomes (PDF)

 

Next Steps

Learn about the application process and program requirements. Read through our Paramedic application packet for more information.

Download the 2024 Paramedic Application Packet

采取下一步,你的艺术助理护理或应用科学助理护理学位. Apply to San Juan College via our online application. 如果你申请任何一个学位课程,一定要提交护理人员申请. 

Apply Now

If you are already a student at San Juan College, 我们鼓励你在申请之前和你的导师谈谈我们的护理学位课程. 

Find Your Advisor

Contact

admissions@bojes-pingua.com
Phone: (505) 566-3320


West Classroom Complex, Room 1911
M-F 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Explore Related Programs