Acadian Ambulance College Program

If you are a current college student, we want you to work with us part-time!

Through our new college program, you can take the National EMS Academy’s EMT course and work as an EMT part-time while you attend school. Acadian will cover your National EMS Academy tuition and fees.

Stand apart from your peers. Gain valuable field experience and earn patient care hours toward your degree!

Participants agree to a 2-year work commitment with Acadian Ambulance.

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Who is Eligible for the Program?

Program Requirements

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Licensed driver for at least 1 year
  • Enrolled in an undergraduate program
  • Interested in pursuing a career in the medical field
  • Willing to work part-time for Acadian Ambulance in a two-year commitment
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Why Choose Acadian?

Being an Acadian Ambulance EMS team member is more than just treating patients in an ambulance. Imagine working at festivals, sporting events, Mardi Gras celebrations and other exciting events while living in culturally rich and diverse areas like Memphis, Houston, Dallas, Austin, San Antonio, Cajun Country or New Orleans. With our rapid growth and our six divisions, Acadian Ambulance offers unique and diverse career paths and opportunities for EMTs, paramedics, RNs, and LPNs.

All medics should be able to provide good clinical care. At Acadian, we value the hearts of our medics. From building ramps at patients’ homes to making sure their eyeglasses are clean, it’s the “little things” our medics do that are a “big deal” in taking exceptional care of our patients. At Acadian, you’ll make a difference in people’s lives in many different ways.

Beyond great pay, benefits and exceptional equipment, we care about your physical, emotional and mental health, your wellness and your work-life balance. If we take great care of you, we know you’ll take great care of our patients. We are committed to making constant improvements and advancements to make Acadian the absolute best EMS agency to work for in the United States.

We are a highly functioning team of individuals from all backgrounds, races, genders, sexual orientations and religions. We celebrate our diversity because it makes us a stronger, more caring company to work for.

Careers in EMS at Acadian Ambulance

Are you ready for the next step??

EMS is a vital industry, with the roles of the EMT and paramedic continuing to be in high demand. Over the next 10 years, the increased demand and responsibility for EMS professionals will require moving from technical certificate programs to full-on degree programs.