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MCC Campus(es):
MCC-Penn Valley, Health Science Institute

Program Coordinator, EMS Education:
Lisa McGuire, 816.604.4810

Application deadline for certificate: November 1st to begin the program in January, and June 1st to begin the program in August.

IMPORTANT: Certificate and degree requirements may change! Please consult an academic advisor before enrolling.

A.A.S Degree: EMT-Paramedic

AAS Degree EMT-Paramedic Curriculum Requirements and Curriculum (PDF)

PROGRAM PREREQUISITES
COLL 100
HLSC 100
First Year Seminar ~or~
Introduction to Health Professions
1-2
EMS 150 Emergency Medical Technician 8
GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
HLSC 108
BIOL 109
BIOL 110
BIOL 210
Introductory Anatomy and Physiology ~or~
Anatomy and Physiology ~or~
Human Anatomy ~and~
Human Physiology
4-10
ENGL 101 Composition and Reading I 3
HIST 120
HIST 121
POLS 135
POLS 136
POLS 137
United States History to 1865 ~ or ~
United States History Since 1865 ~ or ~
Introduction to Political Science ~ or ~
Introduction to American National Politics ~ or ~
Introduction to State and Local Politics
3
MATH  MATH 120 or higher 3
PSYC 140 General Psychology 3
COMM 100 Fundamentals of Speech 3
Any biological or physical science course (BIOL, CHEM, GEOL, or PHYS)  4-6
SPECIFIC PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
EMS 154 Foundations 1
EMS 159 Advanced Patient Assessment 2
EMS 168 Paramedic Laboratory I 2
EMS 176 Airway and Respiratory Management 1
EMS 192 Pharmacology 3
EMS 201 Clinical Orientation and Documentation 1
EMS 212 Cardiology 3
EMS 214 Paramedic Skills Laboratory II 3
EMS 216 Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) 1
EMS 218 Medical Emergencies 3
EMS 224 Trauma Management 1
EMS 230 Special Patient Populations 1
EMS 236 Paramedic Laboratory III 3
EMS 254 Paramedic Clinical 6
EMS 258 Paramedic Field Internship 10
EMS 280 Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS) 1
EMS 284 Prehospital  Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) 1
EMS 286 Pediatric Emergency Care 1
PROGRAM TOTAL 77-86
Last Modified: 6/21/18