Bachelor of Science in Health Science / Emergency Medical Services
Idaho State University

Program Details

The online BS in Health Science / Emergency Medical Services degree completion program from Idaho State University is designed to meet the needs of students who already have an associate’s degree in Paramedic Science and wish to pursue a bachelor’s degree with an emergency medical service focus. The curriculum offers four different tracks to suit students’ personal interests and professional goals:

  • Leadership/Management – focuses on the operation and management of the EMS agency
  • Education – prepares students to teach in the EMS field
  • Clinical – prepares students for graduate clinical programs such as Physician Assistant or Medical School
  • Community Paramedics – provides paramedics with additional traning to serve as community paramedics focusing on transitional care, prevention and wellness, and disease management in an effort to connect underutilized resources to underserved populations

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Idaho State University is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Associate Degree

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Requires an associate degree in paramedic science