Emergency Medical Technician Paramedic - Associate of Applied Science

Students must complete all University degree requirements, which include: General Education requirements and elective credits to total at least 87-94 credits. Developmental coursework will not count towards the degree requirements and/or elective credits, but may be needed in order to take the necessary English and Mathematics coursework.

All courses must be completed with a C or higher.

Prefix Title Credits
General Education
Choose one course from four of the following six content areas for a total of 12-14 credits. 1, 212-14
This degree requires courses from Areas I and IV students must select two course from the remaining areas to complete General Education requirements
Area I: Communications
Composition I (Recommended)4
Area II: Mathematics
Area III: Laboratory Science
Area IV: Social/Behavioral Science
Introduction to Psychology (Recommended (either))3
Introduction to Sociology
Area V: Humanities
Area VI: Creative and Fine Arts
General Education Elective 23-4
Professional & Technical Communication (Recommended (either))3
Public Speaking (Recommended (either))3
Introduction to Communication
Core Requirements
Common Core
BIOL 2210Human Anatomy and Physiology I for the Health Sciences4
BIOL 2225Human Anatomy and Physiology II4
MATH 1215Intermediate Algebra3
OATS/NURS 150Medical Terminology3
Supplemental Requirements 3
OEEM 150Emergency Medical Technician Intermediate5
OEEM 150 LEmergency Medical Technician Intermediate Lab2
OEEM 151Emergency Medical Technician Intermediate Field/Clinical2
Approved OEEM Elective1-3
Approved OEEM Elective1-3
Major Requirements
OEEM 201Human Pathophysiology3
OEEM 202EMT-Paramedic Respiratory Emergencies3
OEEM 203EMT-Paramedic Trauma Emergencies3
OEEM 206Introduction to Advanced Prehospital Care3
OEEM 207Introduction to Pharmacology3
OEEM 210Cardiac Rhythm Interpretation3
OEEM 212EMT-Paramedic Cardiovascular Emergencies3
OEEM 213EMT-Paramedic: Medical Emergencies I3
OEEM 214EMT--Paramedic: Medical Environmental Emergencies II3
OEEM 216EMT-Paramedic: Reproductive and Childhood Emergencies3
OEEM 230EMT-Paramedic Clinical Experience I3
OEEM 231EMT-Paramedic Clinical Experience II3
OEEM 240EMT-Paramedic Field Experience I3
OEEM 242EMT-Paramedic Field Internship3
OEEM 243EMT-Paramedic Preparation for Practice2
Approved OEEM Elective3
Total Credits87-94

A Suggested Plan of Study

Additional classes may be needed based on placement test results and course prerequisites. Visit with an advisor for help with creating a customized plan.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
OATS 150
Medical Terminology
or Medical Terminology
BIOL 2210 Human Anatomy and Physiology I for the Health Sciences 4
GEN Ed Course – One course from Areas I-VI 1, 2 3
GEN Ed Course – One course from Areas I-VI 1, 2 3
MATH 1215 Intermediate Algebra 3
BIOL 2225 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 4
GEN Ed Course – One course from Areas I-VI 1, 2 3-4
Second Year
OEEM 206 Introduction to Advanced Prehospital Care 3
OEEM 150 Emergency Medical Technician Intermediate 5
OEEM 150 L Emergency Medical Technician Intermediate Lab 2
OEEM 151 Emergency Medical Technician Intermediate Field/Clinical 2
OEEM 201 Human Pathophysiology 3
OEEM 202 EMT-Paramedic Respiratory Emergencies 3
GEN Ed Course – One course from Areas I-VI 1, 2 3-4
OEEM 207 Introduction to Pharmacology 3
Third Year
OEEM 203 EMT-Paramedic Trauma Emergencies 3
OEEM 210 Cardiac Rhythm Interpretation 3
OEEM 216 EMT-Paramedic: Reproductive and Childhood Emergencies 3
Approved OEEM Elective 1-3
Approved OEEM Elective 1-3
OEEM 230 EMT-Paramedic Clinical Experience I 3
OEEM 240 EMT-Paramedic Field Experience I 3
Fourth Year
OEEM 212 EMT-Paramedic Cardiovascular Emergencies 3
OEEM 231 EMT-Paramedic Clinical Experience II 3
Approved OEEM Elective 3
OEEM 213 EMT-Paramedic: Medical Emergencies I 3
OEEM 242 EMT-Paramedic Field Internship 3
General Education Elective Course 2 3-4
Fifth Year
OEEM 214 EMT--Paramedic: Medical Environmental Emergencies II 3
OEEM 243 EMT-Paramedic Preparation for Practice 2
 Total Credits87-94