A QUICK INTRO
Not everyone performs well under pressure. If you do, this might be an ideal career to pursue. Graduates are usually the first medical professionals on the scene of a medical emergency and provide first aid to patients in need of assistance.
WHAT YOU STUDY
Students will gain complex knowledge, competency, and experience while employing evidence based practice under medical oversight, and serve as a link from the scene into the healthcare system.
WHAT YOU CAN DO
Graduates of this program may be eligible to take state and/or national certification examinations. Employment opportunities include providers of emergency medical services, fire departments, rescue agencies, hospital specialty areas, industry, educational and government agencies.
Click on title for course description. For your convenience, the following listing includes only credit hours for each course. For a comprehensive listing of classroom, lab and clinical hours for each course, click on this PDF.
FALL SEMESTER 1
|ACA||111||College Student Success||1|
|ENG||111||Writing & Inquiry||3|
SPRING SEMESTER 1
|BIO||168||Anatomy and Physiology I||4|
|EMS||122||EMS Clinical Practicum I||1|
|EMS||130||Pharmacology I for EMS||4|
|EMS||131||Advanced Airway Management||2|
|ENG||114||Professional Research & Reporting||3|
|BIO||169||Anatomy and Physiology II||4|
|EMS||221||EMS Clinical Practicum II||2|
FALL SEMESTER 2
|EMS||210||Advanced Patient Assessment||2|
|EMS||240||Patients with Special Challenges||2|
|EMS||231||EMS Clinical Practicum III||3|
|EMS||270||Life Span Emergencies||3|
SPRING SEMESTER 2
|EMS||241||EMS Clinical Practicum IV||4|