Paramedic Hybrid Cohort

The Chattanooga State Community College Emergency Medical Services Program offers a (Hybrid) Paramedic Cohort which begins each Spring Semester.   In the Hybrid Paramedic Cohort, Didactic Learning is in an ONLINE-ASYNCHRONOUS Format (through eLearn), with 1 day per week on campus in the Laboratory setting for Psychomotor Learning (Skills) and Testing).  Clinical requirements remain unchanged.

This course involves 3 semesters of Fundamentals, Laboratory, and Clinical learning (Spring, Summer, & Fall) beginning each January, with graduation scheduled for the following December.  Applications close each December 15 prior to matriculation in the following January.  Entry requirements remain unchanged:

  1. TN AEMT
  2. EMS Information Session
  3. ENGL 1010 (Composition I) or equivalent (CLEP and other nontraditional forms   of credit accepted)
  4. BIOL 2010 & 2020 (A&P I&II), OR Successful completion of the Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS)
  5. Successful Completion of Paramedic Entrance Examination
  6. Successful Completion of Paramedic Board Interview

EMS Information Sessions are ongoing, CBIH Room 134, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., and are held every other Thursday. Please check the ChSCC website for specific dates.


Chattanooga State Applications
Nursing/Allied Health Applications                                                                                                                                         
TEAS Information


If you have questions or need more information, please contact the ChSCC EMS Paramedic Faculty:  


Curt Aukerman
Paramedic Instructor, Clinical Coordinator

Jeff Roberts
Paramedic Instructor, EMS Program Director