EMT

tuition & fees

Tuition

Tuition for the Emergency Medical Technician - Basic Program (2018-2019) is $1,000.00; due as follows:

Upon Completion of the Fourth Week of the Term $1,000.00

Fees

Fees for the Emergency Medical Technician - Basic Program (2018-2019) are non-refundable and due as follows:


Upon Registration
Registration Fee $100.00
Upon Completion of the Fourth Week of the Term Clinical/Lab Fee $250.00
Technology Fee $125.00
Uniform Fee $75.00

The fees listed above include the following:

  • The Uniform Fee is used to provide students with a uniform, including five sets of scrubs and a sweatshirt.
  • The Technology Fee is used to provide students with online learning resources, the learning management system, the student portal and the computerized library.
  • The Clinical Fee is used to cover the cost of students' coverage under the Center's Malpractice/Liability insurance policy, to operate and maintain the student lab and to provide me with a variety of educational affiliated clinical internship sites. Graduates of the Center's EMT-B Program who enroll in, and begin, the Paramedic Program within one year from their enrollment in the EMT-B program will have an estimated clinical clearance fee of $150 for the Paramedic Program.

There will be no hourly charge for make-up sessions/activities.

Clinical Clearance

Students are required to have a physical examination and be medically cleared by a private physician as well as have a criminal background check performed. The background check is done through a third-party company called Castle Branch. More information regarding clinical clearance will be provided in the orientation packet. The clinical clearance fees are estimated at $250.00. Graduates of the Center's EMT-B Program who enroll in, and begin, the Paramedic Program within one year from their enrollment in the EMT-B program will have an estimated clinical clearance fee of $150 for the Paramedic Program.

Textbooks

Students are required to purchase all textbooks on their own. Textbook costs are estimated at $500.00.

Payment Plans

Payment Plans may be available to students on a case by case basis.

Additional Expenses

  • Room and board - students are required to make their own arrangements for housing. The cost of room and board is at the student's expense.
  • Supplies - students will be required to purchase a stethoscope, shears and navy blue bunker pants. These items can either be purchased at a student's own expense, or through the Center, as no logo is required.
  • Upon graduation, the student must apply for the credentialing examination. Fees for the examination are at the student's expense.
  • Student may wish to join one or more of the professional organizations in the field. Membership fees are at the student's expense.
  • Students are expected to supply their own health insurance plans.