Major Academic Plan for A.S. in Paramedic Science

A Major Academic Plan (MAP) illustrates one way to complete a degree in a recommended number of semesters. Below is an example of an efficient and recommended plan, but actual plans will vary by individual student needs.  Program requirements are based on Catalog Year. 

Pre-Professional Training (must becomplete before Paramedic cohort begins) Offered through Workforce Training

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MAP Grid
Course Subject and TitleCreditsMin Grade*Program Element**When OfferedPrerequisiteCo Requisite
First Year
Fall
GE Objective 1: ENGL 1101 3 C-GEF, S, SuAppropriate placement score 
GE Objective 3: MATH 1153 recommended if pursuing B.S. 3  GE   
GE Objective 4 3  GE   
GE Objective 5: BIOL 1101/BIOL 1101L 4  GEF, S, SuMATH 1108(MATH 1108)
HCA 2210 Medical Terminology and Communication
or HE 2210 Medical Terminology and Communication
2 C  F, S  
Semester Total15
Spring
GE Objective 1: ENGL 1102 3  GE   
GE Objective 2: COMM 1101 3  GE   
GE Objective 6 3  GE   
GE Objective 7 or 8 3  GE   
HO 0111 Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology 4 C  HCA 2210 or HE 2210 or HO 0106(HCA 2210 or HE 2210 or HO 0106)
Semester Total16
Summer
GE Objective 4 3      
Semester Total3
Second Year
Fall
PARM 2211 Basic ECG Interpretation 3 F BAcceptance into Paramedic program or instructor permission 
PARM 2212 Paramedic Pharmacology 3 B F PARM 2213, PARM 2213L, and PARM 2217L
PARM 2213 Paramedic Fundamentals 2 B F PARM 2212, PARM 2213L, and PARM 2217L
PARM 2213L Paramedic Fundamentals Lab 1 B F PARM 2212, PARM 2213, and PARM 2217L
PARM 2214 Paramedic Pathophysiology 3 B F Acceptance into Paramedic program or permission of instructor.Acceptance into Paramedic program or instructor permission
PARM 2215 Introduction to Paramedic Medicine 3 B FAcceptance into Paramedic program 
PARM 2217L Paramedic Integration I Lab 1 B F PARM 2212, PARM 2213, and PARM 2213L
Semester Total16
Spring
PARM 2221 Medical Emergencies 3 B SPARM 2211, PARM 2212, PARM 2213, PARM 2213L, and PARM 2215, and acceptance into Paramedic program or instructor permissionPARM 2221L
PARM 2221L Medical Emergencies Lab 1 B S PARM 2221
PARM 2222 Trauma Care 2 B SPARM 2213, PARM 2213L, PARM 2214, and acceptance into Paramedic program or instructor permission 
PARM 2223 Advanced Emergency Care 2 B SPARM 2213 and PARM 2213L and acceptance into Paramedic program or instructor permission 
PARM 2224 Special Populations 3 B SAcceptance into Paramedic program or Acceptance into Paramedic program or permission of instructor permissionPARM 2224L
PARM 2224L Special Populations Lab 1 B S PARM 2224
PARM 2225 Advanced ECG Interpretation 2 B SPARM 2211 or instructor permission 
PARM 2229 Paramedic Clinical Practicum I 1 B SAcceptance into Paramedic program or instructor permission 
Semester Total15
Summer
PARM 2231 Rescue Operations 2 B SuAcceptance into Paramedic program or instructor permission 
PARM 2237L Paramedic Integration II Lab 1 B SuPARM 2217L, PARM 2221, PARM 2222, and PARM 2223 
PARM 2239 Paramedic Clinical Practicum II 3 B SuPARM 2229, and acceptance into Paramedic program or instructor permission 
Semester Total6
Third Year
Fall
GE Objective 5 (no lab) 3  GE   
GE Objective 6 3  GE   
GE Objective 9 3  GE   
PARM 2249 Paramedic Field Practicum II 6 S FPARM 2231, PARM 2237L, and PARM 2239, and acceptance into Paramedic program or instructor permission 
Semester Total15
Total86

MAP Credit Summary

Major43
Prerequisites6
General Education37
Total Credits86