Bachelor of Science in Emergency Health Sciences
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Program Details

The online BS in Emergency Health Sciences degree completion program from The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is designed to provide a path for certified paramedics to enhance their skills and earn their bachelor's degree. The curriculum focuses on three primary areas that benefit paramedics:

  • Advanced medical care
  • EMS education
  • EMS management

Requirements

Bachelor completion requires 124 credits, including transfer credits.

  • Official transcripts from each college and university currently or previously attended
  • 30 hours of credit preparing the applicant for paramedic certification (must already be certified at either the state or national level through the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians)
  • 42 hours of core curriculum credits

Special Accreditation

Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the EMS Professions (CoAEMSP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges