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Emergency Medical Services - Paramedic - AAS

Offered at: Bluegrass Community and Technical College, Gateway Community and Technical College, Hazard Community and Technical College, Hopkinsville Community College, Jefferson Community and Technical College, Madisonville Community College, Owensboro Community and Technical College, Somerset Community College, Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College

Program Plan Number: 5109047029

Course Title Credits
ENG 101Writing I3
PSY 110General Psychology3
BIO 135Basic Anatomy and Physiology with Laboratory 14
Select one of the following two options:3
Applied Mathematics
Higher Quantitative Reasoning Course
Oral Communications3
Heritage or Humanities3
AHS 115Medical Terminology3
or CLA 131 Medical Terminology from Greek and Latin
Digital Literacy Course or demonstrated competency0-3
Select one of the following two options:38-39
Option 1
Introduction to Paramedicine
and Emergency Pharmacology
Fundamentals Lab
Clinical Experience I
Cardiac and Trauma Lab
Medical Lab
Traumatic Emergencies
and EMS Operations
Medical Emergencies I
and Medical Emergencies II
Cardiovascular Emergencies
and Special Populations
and Seminar in Advanced Life Support (ALS)
Clinical Experience II
and Clinical Experience III
Field Internship & Summation
Option 2
Principles of Paramedicine I
Paramedic Lab I
Practicum I-Clinical
Paramedic Lab II
Paramedic Lab III
Principles of Paramedicine IV
Principles of Paramedicine IV Part I
and Principles of Paramedicine IV Part 2
Principles of Paramedicine II
Principles of Paramedicine III
Practicum II-Clinical
Practicum III-Field
and Principles of Paramedicine V
Total Credits60-64

BIO 137 Human Anatomy and Physiology I with Laboratory (4 credit hours) & BIO 139 Human Anatomy and Physiology II with Laboratory (4 credit hours) may be substituted for BIO 135 Basic Anatomy and Physiology with Laboratory (4 credit hours)