City University of New York Kingsborough Community College Paramedic Program

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Emergency Medical Services / Paramedic

Requirements:http://www.kbcc.cuny.edu/registration/Documents/2013-2014_Catalog.pdf#page=81

Course Descriptions: http://www.kbcc.cuny.edu/registration/Documents/2013-2014_Catalog.pdf#page=174

 
A.A.S. Degree in Emergency Medical Services     Professional title:  Paramedic  
Department: Nursing                
Total credits:  60                  
                     
Requirements for Matriculants                
                     
COLLEGE REQUIREMENTS                
· Successful completion of CUNY Tests in Reading and Writing and the COMPASS Math Skills Test with passing examination scores
  or developmental courses may be required.            
· One (1) Writing Intensive course in any discipline from any category below is required.  Participation in a Learning   Community  
   that includes ENG 1200 or 2400 also satisfies this requirement.        
· Two (2) Civic Engagement experiences—satisfied by CE-Certified or CE-Component courses or approved outside activity.   
       See Graduation Requirements in this catalog.

 

 
Required Core:                    
          Freshman English I *ENG 12 3 credits    
          Freshman English II *ENG 24 3 credits    
                6 credits    
Flexible Core                    
                     
Life and Physical Sciences       Human Anatomy and Physiology I *BIO 11 4 credits    
Scientific World         Human Anatomy and Physiology II *BIO 12 4 credits    
          General Psychology *PSY 11 3 credits    
Mathematical & Quantitative Reasoning   Any 3 credit math course *MAT 3 credits    
                14 credits    
Department requirements:                
          EMT Basic   *EMS 100 5 credits    
          EMT Basic Clinical *EMS 101 1 credit    
                6 credits    
    Fall Semester   Paramedic I   EMS 210 7 credits    
    Fall Semester   Paramedic Clinical I EMS 211 2 credits    
    Winter Semester   Paramedic II   EMS 220 5 credits    
    Winter Semester   Paramedic Clinical II EMS 221 3 credits    
    Spring Semester   Paramedic III   EMS 230 7 credits    
    Spring Semester   Paramedic Clinical III EMS 231 2 credits    
    Summer Semester Paramedic IV   EMS 240 5 credits    
    Summer Semester Paramedic Clinical IV EMS 241 3 credits    
                34 credits    
                     
              Total credits 60 credits    
                     
*THESE COURSES MUST BE TAKEN PRIOR TO ADMISSION TO CLINICAL COMPONENT OF PARAMEDIC PROGRAM.    
                     
Other credentials:  NYS Department of Health Paramedic, NYC Regional EMS Council Paramedic, National Registry Paramedic  
                     
FOR MORE INFORMATION: (718) 368-6720     or    

EMAIL:  Paramedic.Program@kbcc.cuny.edu
     
                     
Last updated:  November 12, 2013