Degrees and Programs

  • Paramedic



    What you'll learn 

    Prepare for a job saving lives on paramedic ambulances, fire department ALS units, or hospital emergency rooms requiring paramedic skills. Those students who successfully complete the program are eligible to Paramedicstake the National Registry Paramedic certification exam and then apply for a Michigan Paramedic License. Students must be a licensed EMT.

    Classes you'll take

    Here are some of the classes you'll take for this program: 

    • Pharmacology
    • Overview of Traumatic Injuries
    • Clinical rotations

    Information sessions

    An information session for this program will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. in Room 145, Acheson Technology Center on the following dates:

    • March 29, 2017
    • April 19, 2017

      Gainful employment information  

       See tuition costs for this program

    Approved Program/Pending Accreditation
    Issued a Letter of Review by the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP), 8301 Lakeview Parkway Suite 111-312, Rowlett, TX 75088. This letter is NOT a CAAHEP accreditation status, it is a status signifying that a program seeking initial accreditation has demonstrated sufficient compliance with the accreditation Standards through the Letter of Review Self Study Report (LSSR) and other documentation. Letter of Review is recognized by the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) for eligibility to take the NREMT's Paramedic credentialing examination(s). However, it is NOT a guarantee of eventual accreditation.

    Approved by the Population Health & Community Services Division, Bureau of EMS, Trauma and Preparedness, EMS Section, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, 201 Townsend Street, Lansing, MI 48913