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Paramedic Certificate

Earn your Paramedic Certificate at Tacoma Community College.

Paramedic Certificate

Apply in the spring for this one-year, 61-credit certificate program, which starts summer quarter. 

Before applying to the Paramedic Program, you must earn your EMT Certificate and complete all prerequisites.  

Students may choose to take an additional credits in order to earn an Associate of Applied Science degree. 


Apply to the Paramedic Program

The 2022 Paramedic Application is now available.  The deadline for submission is March 18, 2022.

Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

The Paramedic Certificate is part of TCC's EMS program.