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Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

Paramedic Technician - Advanced Placement

Associate Degree  |  10-531-1  |  1-800-547-2882


The Paramedic Technician-Advanced Placement program is a progression of the Paramedic program. Eligibility for advanced placement requires that applicants have received C’s or better in all courses and graduated from the one-year Paramedic program.

Steps for Admission

Please choose one of the following based on your status.

New or Returning Students

  1. Submit Application for Admission located at
  2. Pay the one-time $30 application processing fee.
  3. Education Requirement – Applicants who did not graduate from high school, are not currently high school seniors, and did not receive an HSED or GED diploma must complete one of the Ability to Benefit (ATB) options to demonstrate college readiness. For more details, please review CVTC’s ATB Program information at
  4. Submit an official transcript in the Paramedic field. – CVTC Paramedic graduates are not required to submit a transcript, but must have earned a “C” grade or better in all of the Paramedic courses. Applicants enrolled in a Paramedic program at another school must provide an official transcript when applying showing they will have finished the complete one-year program earning a “C” grade or better in all of the Paramedic courses and will have graduated from the Paramedic program. New students must meet with a CVTC Academic Advisor to have their transcript assessed before starting in the 2nd year of this program

Currently Enrolled in the CVTC Paramedic Program

  1. Students finishing first or second semester coursework in the Paramedic program may submit a "Core Course Eligibility (CCE)" form at in order to be considered for the Paramedic Technician-Advanced Placement program (to continue on to the 2nd year of the program).
  2. Students currently taking classes in the one-year program must earn a “C” or better in all of the Paramedic courses and must graduate from the Paramedic program before starting in the Paramedic Technician-Advanced Placement program.

Once all the above items have been completed, you will be considered for enrollment based on current openings in the program.


Financial Aid – Information on financial aid availability, procedures and deadlines may be obtained by going to the Financial Aid page or by calling 715-833-6200. This program operates on a year-round basis; therefore, summer session attendance is required in addition to regular school year attendance. Students that receive financial aid must reapply for financial aid for the summer session.

Transfer Credit – Applicants with postsecondary credits should submit an official transcript to the Admissions Office for evaluation and possible transfer credit.

Last Updated: February 22, 2024 @ 8:19 a.m.

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