Emergency Medical Services Online Degrees

Setting the standard for nearly 40 years, Eastern Kentucky University is home to the first CAAHEP accredited program in Kentucky and the second one in the nation.

If you are a paramedic*, advance your career with our 100% online degree programs. Learn from expert instructors who are recognized for teaching excellence, as well as their successes in emergency medical services and other areas of healthcare. Maximize your credit for prior learning. Let our advisors show you how. Study any time, from anywhere.

  • Associate of Science Paramedicine A.S.P. - Earn your degree in the field you love. Take courses on topics like life support, electrocardiography and prehospital management of OB/GYN emergencies.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Emergency Medical Care: Emergency Services Administration Option B.S. - Unlike typical emergency medicine degrees, the EKU Online bachelor’s program focuses on your skills in the field, as well as your administrative knowledge. Maintain your skills with classes like anatomy, life support and trauma. Prepare for advanced leadership with courses on writing, budgeting and ethics.

*Program available to paramedics licensed by any state or territory of the United States or certified by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT).

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