Curriculum - AS

Community Paramedicine AS

Career/Vocational C L CL CR
ALH124 Health & Safety Compliance 1 0 0 1
BIO120 Anatomy & Physiology I  3 2 0 4
BIO130 Anatomy & Physiology II  3 2 0 4
EMS243 Community Paramedicine 6 2 0 8
EMS245 Community Paramedicine Clinical 0 0 9 3
EMS247 Community Paramedic Seminar 0 3 0 1
NUR114 Health Promotion & Nutrition 3 0 0 3
    16 9 9 24
           
General Education Courses C L CL CR
ENG111 English  Composition 3 0 0 3
Communications Elective 3 0 0 3
Math Elective 3 0 0 3
Math/Science Elective * * 0 9
Arts/Humanities/Social Science Electives 6 0  0 6
Social Science Electives 6 0  0 6
    * * 0 30
           
Other Electives    
6
           
Total Required     0 60

(C - class hours; L - lab hours; CL - clinical; CR - credits)
*The breakdown between class time and lab time will vary depending on the course(s) selected to meet the math/science elective requirement.
 
  • Candidates for admission must present at least one of the following:  an active paramedic license (Maine), an Advanced Care Paramedic license (NB), proof of equivalent licensure from another state or province, or NREMT registration.
  • Clinical externships are faculty directed courses; students work with an assigned preceptor in various clinical rotations in both the hospital and community setting.
  • Students must satisfactorily complete the Clinical Compliance Checklist, including immunizations, prior to entering any clinicals. Clinical facilities may prohibit students from their facilities based on positive criminal background check.
  • ALH 124 must be taken within 12 months prior to entering EMS 245.