Major Code
400B

The Emergency Medical Technician – Paramedic degree represents collaboration between Waubonsee Community College and the Southern Fox Valley Emergency Medical Services System (SFVEMSS) Paramedic Training Program based at a hospital. This degree program prepares individuals for employment as paramedics in fire departments and fire protection districts. Those entering the degree program must have a current license as an EMT-B (Emergency Medical Technician-Basic) and acceptance into the EMT-Paramedic Program.

General Education Requirements

15

COM100 Fund of Speech Communication

3

or

COM121 Communication in the Workplace

3

ENG101 First-Year Composition I

3

or

ENG152 Business Communication

3

ENG102 First-Year Composition II

3

or

ENG153 Technical Writing

3

Math/Science Elective

Social/Behaviorial Elective

Major Program Requirements

47

m EMT120 Emergency Medical Technician - Basic

9

m EMT124 Survey of Paramedic Skills

6

m EMT125 Paramedic I

6.5

m EMT126 Paramedic II

6.5

m EMT127 Paramedic III

4.5

m EMT128 Paramedic IV

4.5

m EMT130 In-Hospital Clinical Experience - Paramedic I

3

m EMT131 Field Clinical Experience for Paramedic I

2

m EMT230 In-Hospital Clinical Experience - Paramedic II

1

m EMT231 Field Clinical Experience for Paramedic II

1

m EMT299 Paramedic Internship

3

Program Total

62