Paramedic Science Requirements

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Paramedic Science (Fall Start), AAS

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Admission Criteria

  • High school diploma or GED, plus
  • Current State or National EMT certification, plus
  • Two of the following: 
    • HS GPA: 2.5 GPA 
    • College GPA: 2.0 GPA, based on 12+ credits
    • GED: 500 
    • ACT: 18 
    • SAT: 960

*If students do not meet the above two requirements, they are still eligible for admission if they meet the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) requirement as outlined below.

  • All students must meet the TEAS requirement scores:
    • TEAS Math: 55
    • TEAS Reading: 65

TEAS Information

Additional Program Requirements

Background Check and Drug Screen 

Completion of a background check and drug screen are required before program classes start.  

Background Check   Drug Screen 


This program requires additional immunizations. Please refer to the Health & Human Services Academic Handbook for additional details.

Required Supplies
The following required supplies can be purchased at any medical supply store:
  • Stethoscope
  • PPE safety glasses
  • ECG calipers

Technical Standards

Uniforms are required for this program, and can be purchased at the Southeast Tech bookstore and through other vendors:
  • Navy blue tactical pant - can purchase anywhere
  • Black boots with solid toes - can purchase anywhere
  • STC-branded polo shirt - must purchase at the Southeast Tech bookstore

Technology Requirements

Southeast Technical College's Paramedic Science program is a Bring Your Own Laptop (BYOL) program. You may purchase a laptop on your own or from the Southeast Tech Support Center.


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