Paramedic Associate Degree Program
A paramedic is a first responder and member of an emergency services team who helps administer timely care for patients during an emergency.
Careers as a Paramedic
When you’re a Pima Medical Institute student, you get access to our Career Services team—here for you when you need extra help with finding the right job opportunities, building a resume, strengthening your interview skills or just looking for general guidance.
At Pima Medical Institute, most programs allow students to work in their field through clinical externships—a chance to be mentored by full-time professionals and interface with real patients.
In addition to real-world experience, clinical externships offer students resume-worthy opportunities, letters of recommendation from supervisors and sometimes job placement directly after graduation.
Learn more about the courses in this program.
Program Outline for Las Vegas
Program Outline for Mesa
Success Is Within Reach
We are truly invested in making sure our students succeed.
“The instructors were fantastic! They have experience in the field and offer a wealth of information. I was able to meet and become friends with some great people in my classes. The program was challenging but, honestly, the most difficult piece for me was time management. Making time for class and my clinical hours on top of being a father to three children and my job, where I’m also an instructor, was the toughest part.”
Roberto Garcia, Paramedic Graduate
Pima Medical Blog
Ready to grow his career, Roberto decided to enroll in the Paramedic program at our Mesa campus (program now only offered at our Las Vegas
If you are thinking about a career in healthcare and enjoy a fast-paced work environment, you might want to consider a career as a paramedic.
Students interested in pursuing a career as a paramedic can now enroll in an associate degree program at Pima Medical Institute’s Las Vegas campus. Pima