202KAR 7:301 mandates that students have to be at least 16 years of age to be eligible to enroll in an EMT education program and hold a valid driver’s license. Most of KCTCS partner providers require the student be at least 18 years old before they can participate in the clinical experience.
* Students are required to hold current unrestricted registration with the National Registry EMT as an EMT to be eligible for the program. Individuals desiring initial certification as an EMT, have to be 18 years of age and hold a high school diploma or GED.
Medical Assisting is a selective admissions program and acceptance into the program
is required. The courses below will count towards that program upon admission, but
it will also count for other healtcare programs.
Progression is contingent upon achievement of a grade of “C” or better in each required course & maintenance of a 2.0 grade point average or better.
Note: this pathways has more than two general education courses.
Progression in the program is contingent upon achievement of a grade of “C” or better
in each course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative grade point average
This pathway leads to 4 tracks; however, not all tracks are available at all intuitions teaching Medical Information Technology Courses.
Progression in the Pharmacy Technician program is contingent upon achievement of a
grade of “C” or above in each required course and maintenance of a 2.0 grade-point
* Students have to be 18 years old to be able to attend the Pharmacy Experience