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Emergency Medical Science

Emergency Medical Science

Do you remain cool, calm and collected in an emergency? Are you good at making quick and sound decisions in a crisis? Do you inspire trust and confidence in people?
As an emergency medical care personnel you provide the first line of competent and skilled basic life support to the sick and injured in an emergency.

Mayland Community College EMS programs combine state-of-the-art simulation training, and clinical opportunities to prepare students to serve as a link from the scene into the healthcare system. We teach through modeling a tradition of excellence, compassion and commitment. You receive a high standard of instruction that meets the state of North Carolina for each level of training.

Whether you want to become a firefighter, paramedic, lifeguard or peace officer, our programs will give you the education and skills you need. Pre-nursing and pre-med students interested in obtaining valuable patient assessment and treatment skills while working on their program course prerequisites, also take advantage of our courses.

Our Advantage

  • State-of-the-art EMS Ambulance Simulator
  • High fidelity patient simulation for hands-on skills
  • Type I ambulance for drivers training
  • In classroom simulated home environment
  • Small class size for optimal learning


Click each program for more information

EMT-Basic >> EMT-Advanced >> Hybrid Advanced EMT to Paramedic


Degrees, Diplomas & Certificates
Emergency Medical Science - Degree

Career & Professional Training

State & National Credentials
EMT Basic
EMT- Advanced
Hybrid Advanced EMT to Paramedic


Job Title Projected Growth
(NC 2018-2028)
Median Wages
(NC 2019)
Paramedic +7% $20.29 hourly

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Contact Us

Jennifer Grindstaff

Success Advisor

Josh Cooke

Program Director