Emergency Medical Services (EMS) - Basic - Certificate of Completion

This Certificate leads to the Associate of Applied Science in Region 1 EMS Intermediate. 

30 Credits

Prefix Title Credits
General Education Requirement
ENGL 1110GComposition I4
COMM 1130GPublic Speaking3
MATH 1215Intermediate Algebra3
EMS Core Requirements
OEEM 101CPR for the Health Care Professional1
OEEM 115First Responder Prehospital Professional3
OEEM 120Emergency Medical Technician Basic6
OEEM 120 LEmergency Medical Technician Basic Lab2
OEEM 121Emergency Medical Technician Basic Field/Clinical1
Required Courses
AHS 120Medical Terminology3
AHS 153Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology I4
or BIOL 2210 Human Anatomy and Physiology I for the Health Sciences
Total Credits30

A Suggested Plan of Study

This roadmap is only a suggested plan of study in order to complete a Certificate in two semesters.  It is not intended as a contract.  Course availability may vary from fall to spring semester and may be subject to modification or change.  Students are advised to earn a C or better to avoid repeating courses.  This Plan pressumes a student is ready for ENGL 1110G, Composition I and MATH 1215, Intermediate Algebra. Placement is determined by an English and Math Placement Test, ACT scores, or completing the course prerequisites.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
AHS 120 Medical Terminology 3
OEEM 101 CPR for the Health Care Professional 1
OEEM 115 First Responder Prehospital Professional 3
ENGL 1110G Composition I 4
MATH 1215 Intermediate Algebra 3
COMM 1130G Public Speaking 3
AHS 153
Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology I
or Human Anatomy and Physiology I for the Health Sciences
OEEM 120 Emergency Medical Technician Basic 6
OEEM 120 L Emergency Medical Technician Basic Lab 2
OEEM 121 Emergency Medical Technician Basic Field/Clinical 1
 Total Credits30
Program Manager: Neal Gallagher 
Phone: (505) 287-6654 
Email: ngallagh@nmsu.edu
 Lucy Belle Ma Hall