Financial Assistance

Need Help Paying for Tuition?

School of EMS takes pride in working with individuals, EMS agencies, Fire Departments and other industry employers to create payment models that are fair and reasonable.  We have several options available to meet your needs.


GI-Bill – Eligible veterans receive monthly stipends while in apprenticeship program. Stipends are equal to Monthly Housing Allowance (MHA). Also receive financial aid for books, supplies, and certification testing.

Individual Training Accounts (ITAs) – Funds that have been specifically allocated to assist individuals in paying tuition of an apprenticeship program. Amount determined based upon individual needs. Veterans are eligible as displaced workers.

Vocational Rehabilitation Funding – Based upon disability rating. * ITA eligibility (any may be applicable)