Paramedic Academy

Butler Tech Paramedic Academy Student

As the highest level of pre-hospital care, paramedics play an essential role as part of the professional healthcare team. Using the current national standards, this program allows you to develop the knowledge and expertise to make a difference in patients’ lives and move your career to new heights.

Butler Tech prepares students with a challenging program that combines classroom and laboratory instruction with a solid hospital and field externship.

Time outside the classroom will be spent in various settings like:

  • Hospital emergency rooms
  • Fire departments
  • Labor and delivery
  • Dispatch

Enrollment Requirements

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Program Times

Full Time | 1,000 Hours

The course is divided into 500 hours of classroom theory and 500 hours of clinical experience.

Upcoming classes: Sep 4, 2019 – Jun 18, 2020 |Mon-Fri | 8am – 5pm

   Mar 9 – Dec 10, 2020 | Mon – Fri | 8am – 5pm

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Program Costs

Tuition $7,500 | Books/Supplies $1,651

Total $9,151

Financial aid and scholarships are available to those who qualify.

Industry Recognized Credentials

Our students are prepared to test for:

Curriculum Highlights

  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Medical terminology
  • Cardiac rhythm interpretation
  • Defibrillation
  • Drug therapy
  • Airway management
  • Patient assessment
  • Medical trauma emergencies
  • Advanced care

Where Can I Work?

  • Fire department
  • Private ambulance services
  • Hospital emergency rooms
  • Blood banks

Salary Statistics

2018 Median Pay (Bureau of Labor Statistics) : $34,320 per year | $16.50 per hour

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