Associate in Applied Science in Emergency Medical Science
Davidson County Community College

Program Details

The online AAS in Emergency Medical Science degree program from Davidson County Community College prepares students to enter the workforce as paramedics. Course work includes a combination of classroom instruction, practical laboratory sessions, hospital clinical experience, and field internships with emergency medical service agencies. Students progressing through the program may be eligible to apply for both state and national certification exams, and seek employment in:

  • Ambulance Services
  • Fire & Rescue Agencies
  • Air Medical Services
  • Specialty Areas of Hospitals 
  • Industry
  • Educational Institutions
  • Government Agencies


  • High school or GED transcripts
  • College transcripts, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges