Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Top-Notch Faculty

The EMS faculty believes that providing innovative, life-long learning opportunities to our students in the pre-hospital and other medical environments are the best way to ensure high-level pre-hospital emergency care to the public. The EMS Education Program faculty are dedicated to preparing EMS leaders of the future by ensuring our students obtain a well-rounded educational experience in areas relevant to a professional Paramedic. Our faculty have top academic credentials in their fields. They also have years of field experience providing hands-on emergency care in a variety of settings including:

  • ambulance services
  • hospitals
  • fixed-wing air ambulance services
  • rotor-wing air ambulance services


Certifications held by faculty members include:

  • BLS-I
  • ACLS- I
  • PALS-I
  • PEPP-I
  • PPC- P
  • NRP-P
  • AMLS-I
  • GEMS-I
  • TBI-I
  • Hazardous Materials Technician
  • Firefighter

In addition, our faculty maintain close contact with the emergency medical service community by:

  • bringing professionals into the classroom to share their insights
  • providing placement assistance with area companies
  • serving as board members for state and national associations

Some of our faculty members continue to work for emergency medical providers in the area, which allows them to bridge the gap between the classroom and the real world.