Online Degree Option

Designed to help students earn a bachelor's degree in Emergency Services Administration remotely while starting their career. This option also provides the extra education needed to advance into leadership positions.

High Pass Rates

On the paramedic national exam, our students scored an average of 12 percent higher than the national average. Our Recruit Candidate Academy touts a pass rate of 99.5 percent. 

State of the Art Facilities

Access to fire engines, live-fire drills, ambulances, and top-notch simulation equipment provides students with a unique learning environment.


Emergency Administration


Emergency Medical



Become a leader for when emergencies happen


International Fire Service Accreditation Congress

The Emergency Services programs at Utah Valley University are accredited by the International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC). The initial accreditation was granted in 2004. An IFSAC accredited program indicates that course offerings, institutional support, and qualified faculty are working together in completing their educational mission.

Learn more

International Fire Service Accreditation Congress Logo


UVU ES stackable certificates allow you to achieve credentials and certifications incrementally on your way toward a degree. Graduate with certificates in EMT and AEMT,  then choose an emphasis in emergency management, emergency medical, or fire. After completing the physical, hands-on requirements, finish your degree online while you start your career.

Meeting with advisors can help to determine the best academic path for you to reach your desired career. Advisors are willing to help you determine class schedules, answer career and educational questions, and help you find internships.

Stackable Certificates



"The closeness is very uncommon in these types of programs and it’s really something that’s unique about UVU. That culture comes from the top down, and it never goes away.”

- Mat Goebel, M.D.


Contact Us


Emergency Services