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Paramedic Certificate & Associate of Applied Science Degree Programs

Start your career as a paramedic 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 Certificate Program

The 2024 Paramedic Application will be available on January 15, 2024. The deadline for submission in March 31, 2024.

Program Overview

Learn more about TCC's Paramedic Program


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Please reach out to a Pathway Specialist to learn more about the Emergency Medical Services program.