EMT Costs

Oxnard College EMT R169 Student Expenses

College Tuition & Fees Cost
Unit Cost:  8.5 units @ 46.00/unit $391
Student Health Fee

$26 (Fall/Spring)

$22 (Summer

Student Fee $10
Total Enrollment Fees $427

Additional Costs 

Items Approx. Cost

CPR Card: Must be one of the following:

  • American Heart Association Health Care Provider  OR
  • American Red Cross Professional Rescuer with AED

A copy of your card must be brought to the first day of class or you will be dropped from the course. Online and other CPR cards will not be accepted.

 

 

$60-$90

Background Check: EMT students must complete a background check with certifiedbackgrounds.com by the 6th week of class. Promotional Code - OX87

$45-$50

Health Exam Clearance - Required by the 6th week of class in order to participate at the hospital clinical and ambulance ride-along. OC Health Center is able to provide the exam and required immunizations. $120-$200

Textbooks:   Options

  • Emergency Care 13th Edition (ISBN 9780134024554)
    • If rented
  • Workbook - "My Brady Lab" online (ISBN 9780133946093)
  • Textbook with "My Brady Lab" online 13th Edition (ISBN 9780134190754

 

$175-$225

Uniform:

  • Navy or black slacks (Dickies 874 are ok). No jeans.
  • White uniform "Oxnard College EMT Student" polo shirt.
  • A plain black belt.
  • Black safety boots or black leather covered shoes. No tennis, running shoes or sandals are allowed.

 

 

$50-$100

Supplies:

  • Stethoscope
  • Blood Pressure Cuff
  • Wrist watch with second hand

 

$30-$90

Total Additional Costs $480-$755

Certification and Testing Fees

Items Cost
NREMT Skills Testing:  After the student successfully completes the course with a minimum of 80% he/she is eligible to take the NREMT Skills Testing. $75-$80
NREMT Registry Exam:  The student will be verified that he/she successfully completed the course and the skills testing. He/she will then be eligible to take the NREMT written certification exam. $80

Every effort has been made to provide you with the current fees/costs, but please be advised that these are estimates only and may change at any given time.

Financial Aid is available to qualifying students.