Paramedic Technology

This program will prepare students to function as a paramedic to deliver emergency care in a variety of environments.  The paramedic primarily provides pre-hospital emergency care to acutely ill or injured patients.  The care is delivered in a variety of environments including: ambulance, mobile advanced life support units, industrial on site units, fire departments, and other sites.  The curriculum is designed to provide the student with the didactic knowledge and the clinical skills to deliver emergency care.

General Overview: 

Paramedic Technology Program at JCTC is a full-time Associate Degree Program, which combines academic and laboratory courses with high technology clinical instruction.  The program is housed on the Downtown Campus in the Health Science Building.  Students must complete 63-67 credit hours, leading to an Associate in Applied Science Degree.  The curriculum prepares the student to assume the responsibilities of a Paramedic Technologist.  The curriculum includes course work in the supporting sciences, general education areas and the core program requirements.  Interested students should contact the Paramedic Technology coordinator for additional information.  MUST BE A CURRENT EMT.

For more information about this program, please contact:

  • Because faculty spend the majority of their time teaching, the preferred method of contact is via email.
    • Duane Lee
      • Academic Program Coordinator
      • 502-213-2219
    • Allied Health Advising Office:
      • 502-213-2245
    • Allied Health Division Office:
      • 502-213-4200 or 502-213-4296
    • Dan O’Bryan
      • Master Advisor for Paramedic Program
      • 502-213-4200 or 502-213-2277

Mailing Address:  

Paramedic Program/Allied Health Division
Jefferson Community and Technical College
109 E. Broadway
Louisville, KY  40202

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