Become an Everyday Hero, Become a Paramedic / EMT

Ever wonder if you're making a difference? Paramedics and EMTs do…every single day. In fact, they are essential to every community, as they preserve life until the sick and injured can be rushed to the hospital. Moreover, they are in demand. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of emergency medical technicians (EMTs) and paramedics will grow 24 percent from 2014 to 2024.

If you're ready to explore this exciting career path, contact ECPI University. Through our accelerated, year-round program, you can earn your Associate of Applied Science in Emergency Medical Services (EMS) in 16 months or less!

Making the decision to earn your degree in healthcare and pursue your career goals could be the best decision you ever make. Enroll at ECPI University's College of Health Science or College of Nursing and you'll join a collaborative and fostering learning environment, surrounded by faculty and staff who are there to support you through the entire process.

What sets ECPI University apart? Just ask the employers who hire our graduates. Since 1966, more than 3,800 employers have looked to ECPI for talented professionals who are capable of entering the workplace and doing the job right on the very first day. That's because our curriculum in healthcare programs emphasizes hands-on, interactive learning with clinical rotations, allowing students to develop a wide array of experiences in healthcare settings.

Campus Locations

  • Charleston, SC
  • Charlotte, NC
  • Columbia, SC
  • Greensboro, NC
  • Greenville, SC
  • Manassas, VA
  • Newport News, VA
  • Norfolk, VA
  • Orlando, FL
  • Raleigh, NC
  • Richmond, VA
  • Roanoke, VA
  • Virginia Beach, VA


Medical Careers Institute is the College of Health Science of ECPI University.

ECPI University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, baccalaureate, and master degrees and diploma programs.

For information on ECPI programs' success, cost, and other important facts, see

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Source: Career School Now - Medical Careers Institute

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