EMT Admissions Checklist

  • Complete an ACC application and meet all admission requirements.
  • Be at least 18 years of age to attend off-site emergency department clinicals.
  • Have a current CPR certificate American Heart Association Health Care Provider.
  • Immunizations: Hepatitis B (the first two injections for EMT and full series for IV), MMR, Tetanus and Chicken Pox, TB skin test no more than 3 months prior to the start of class, seasonal flu vaccination.
  • Placement test minimum scores to be considered:
    • English:
      • Accuplacer: 95 or higher on Sentence Skills
      • CCPT - 96 or higher in Reading and a 5 on the Essay or 80 in Reading and a 6 on the Essay
    • Mathematics:
      • Accuplacer: Elementary Algebra score of 61 or higher
      • CCPT - MAT 050 with "C" or better or 106 or higher in the BAAD or 80 or higher in the PADI or any score on the IADI
  • All ACC EMS students must get a criminal background check and drug screening.
  • *If you are interested in enrolling in the Paramedic program, you must also take the TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills) test.

You should begin this process at least two weeks prior to the start of classes.