Register for the Paramedic Program

The Respond Right EMS Academy / St. Charles Community College Consortium is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs ( upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

Classes meet two days per week – some weekends are required for specialty classes and clinicals are scheduled at the students convenience.  Class meets from 8am – 4:30pm and students will attend over 1300 hours of didactic, lab and clinical hours combined.  Our Paramedic Program combines Anatomy & Physiology  and Paramedic Program (18 credits).  Upon successful completion of the program, students will be eligible to sit for the NREMT Psychomotor and written exam.

Total Cost……..…………. $ 10,325.00 + $150 registration fee

Payment Plans Available 

If you would like to take advantage of our payment plan, please contact us.

**Note -$400 of your total cost is non-refundable and non-transferable.

Program Fees/Cost Include:

Includes Entrance Exam, Course Fees, and Tuition for Anatomy & Physiology and Paramedic Program (18 credits) Also includes Technology & Lab, Professional Liability Insurance while enrolled, Clinical & Field Internship, and Polo Shirt.

*Textbook bundle is not included.  Estimated cost is $1100

**Prices subject to change without notice

Register For Upcoming Classes

2019 – Date to be determined

  • First day of class is orientation and is mandatory to attend.
  • Class meets from 8am – 4:30pm.
  • End Date – End date could vary per student depending on the progress of completion of clinical and field internships.

Program Prerequisites & Requirements:

  • Two recommendation forms (form provided in application packet)
    • One of the recommendations must be from one of the following: a nurse, firefighter, paramedic, NP, PA or physician.
  • Copy of driver’s license, birth certificate or state ID to verify age.
  • Copy of social security card.
  • Copy of current Missouri EMT-Basic License.
    • Or a copy of your application for your EMT-B License.
  • Copy of health insurance card.
  • Submit documentation of a physical exam. This general physical exam needs to be performed by a MD, DO or NP within the last 12 months.
  • Copy of AHA BLS Healthcare Provider CPR.  Take a class here if you need it.
  • Copy of Vaccination Records. You must provide the following: MMR or Antibody Titer Test, T-Dap, Flu shot (within season), Hepatitis B and Negative PPD in the last 12 months.
  • Complete Vehicle Information Form (form provided in application packet)
    • Submit License Plate Number, make and model of vehicle.
  • Acknowledgement of the form Course Demands
    • Must be signed and notarized
    • We are a notary.  You can sign this when you drop off your packet.
  • Acknowledgement of the form Financial Commitment
    • Must be signed and notarized
    • We are a notary.  You can sign this when you drop off your packet.

Other Requirements:

  • Laptop or tablet with full OS.  You must bring this to class every day.  A computer is required for exams, quizzes, lab work, clinical documentation and coursework.  Must have the most current version of the following:
    • Windows or Apple operating system.  This must be the full version of the Operating System.
    • Internet Explorer – must be the current version with JavaScript enabled
  • Access to high speed internet for course work and communication
  • Reliable transportation for travel to/from class and clinical and field internship.
  • Must maintain a high degree of professionalism both in and out of the classroom.
  • Must maintain a high level of hygiene and grooming.
  • Must be able to pass physical exam and meet physical requirements for Paramedic licensure.
  • Must be able to read and comprehend at a college level.

*NREMT Written Test, Missouri State Practical, and Licensure fees are not included.