Emergency Medical Services

Degrees Requirements

The college offers a BSc in Emergency Medical Services and in order to successfully complete these courses and obtain a degree, the following is required:

1. The successful completion of a minimum of four years of study (143 credit hours) for Emergency Medical Services. This is by successfully completing a number of accredited units from the General Curriculum at AlMaarefa Colleges for Science and Technology, a number of accredited units from the compulsory courses taught at the college of Applied Sciences as well a number of accredited units from the chosen discipline.

2. Successfully complete clinical training during the residency year (no less than 48 weeks of training). During this year, the student will practice the knowledge and skills he has gained through clinical practice in a hospital.

Career opportunities

A graduate from the BSc Emergency Medical Services program at the College of Applied Sciences will have the following career opportunities:

  • Work as a specialist in Emergency Medical Services and in First Aid units.
  • Works as an Emergency Medical Care practitioner in public and private Emergency Medical Care institutes.
  • Work as an Emergency Medical Services Practitioner in Emergency Medical Services and Disaster Management units.
  • Work in Higher Education institute as a specialist in Clinical Practices
  • Progress to higher studies related to academic and medical work