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  • Take your skills to the next level by training hands-on in Gateway’s HERO Center, working with human patient simulators to practice IV access, medication administration and patient assessment. 
  • Gain real-world training by practicing emergency procedures in simulated settings such as ambulances, emergency rooms and homes, and completing field/clinical training throughout the program.
  • Prepare for national certification. Upon completing the program, you will have the ability to test and earn AEMT credentials through the National Registry of EMTs.
  • Jump right into your career, as this one-course program allows you to earn your diploma in just one semester. Begin or advance your thrilling career by saving lives as an EMT in a matter of months.
  • Advance your career further by applying your Advanced EMT technical diploma credits to the EMT-Paramedic technical diploma and the Paramedic Technician associate degree programs at Gateway.
Program Credits
HERO Center
Financial Aid Eligible
Tuition & Fees: $762
Books and Supplies: $388
Start Dates
Fall, Spring
Salary Outlook
Career Opportunities:
Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT)

EMT – Advanced EMT Career Pathway

Career Pathways are designed to help you reach your educational goals and explore college and career options. Pathways are made up of related certificates, diplomas and degrees that build on common skills and knowledge. You can begin at any point on the Career Pathway and customize your pathway to fit your goals. View the pathway for your area of interest.