Associates in Applied Sciences-EMS Bridging Program

This program is for already established paramedics, whether they have their certification through the North Carolina Office of EMS or the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians.

Student Advising Plan (Bridging Program)

***Any student desiring to achieve the Associates of Applied Sciences-EMS Bridging Degree needs to keep in mind they MUST earn a minimum of 19 credits at Central Piedmont Community College in the EMS program.  If you are already a credentialed Paramedic, those credits do NOT count towards your minimum credits, regardless if you earned your credential through our CCE Paramedic Program.

For more information on our AAS in EMS Bridging Degree, please contact the Program Chair, Christopher Goenner at