Emergency Medical Care, Bachelor of Science with a Concentration in Emergency Services Administration (B.S.)
Students who have been admitted to the University and College of Justice and safety and declare a major in Emergency Medical Care are admitted to the Emergency Medical Care Program. Admission to the Emergency medical Care Program does not guarantee admission to the Advanced Emergency Medical (paramedic) sequence.
Emergency Medical Care students are accepted each semester. Students are selected for admission into the Advanced Emergency Medical Care Program once a year. Selection is made based on the admission matrix. Criteria include: GPA, entrance exam scores, pre-requisite course grades and completion. Information meetings or communication will be held. Please refer to the EMC webpage for additional information.
- Students must have a minimum grade of “C” in all advanced sequence, EMC pre-requisite courses.
- Students must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale.
- Students must purchase and maintain the student liability insurance prior to enrollment in
Course List Code Title Hours EMC 110 Introduction to Emergency Medical Care 3 EMC 115 Basic Clinical/Field Experience 2 EMC 342 Advanced Clinical I 3 EMC 352 Advanced Clinical II 3 EMC 360 Advanced Field Internship 2 EMC 362 Advanced Field Internship II 4
- All transfer credit evaluation and program approval must be completed prior to the application deadline.
CIP Code: 51.0904
Summary Checklist for General Education
|A: Written Communication||3|
|B: Written Communication||3|
|C: Oral Communication||3|
|A: Historical Science||3|
|B: Social Behaviorial Science||3|
|Diversity of Perspectives Experiences||6|
Students are expected to complete Elements 1 and 2 within their first 60 hours of college credit.
|University Graduation Requirements|
|Student Success Seminar|
|JSO 100||Student Success Seminar (waived for transfers with 30+ hrs.)||1|
|Writing Intensive Course (Hrs. incorporated into Major/ Supporting/Gen Ed/Free Electives category)|
|Upper division courses (42 hrs. distributed throughout Major/ Supporting/Gen Ed/Free Electives categories)|
|ACCT - Emergency Medical Care majors will fulfill ACCT with the following. (Credit hours are incorporated into major requirements below.)|
|Advanced Field Internship II|
|EMC 300||Emergency Operations, and Behavioral Crisis||3|
|EMC 303||Introduction to Cardiology||3|
|EMC 305||Prehospital Management of OB/GYN/Pediatric Emergency||3|
|EMC 310||Advanced Cardiology||3|
|EMC 320||Adv Life Support: Trauma||3|
|EMC 335||Medical Emergencies I||3|
|EMC 340||Advanced Life Support: Medical Emergencies||3|
|EMC 342||Advanced Clinical I||3|
|Advanced Clinical II|
and Advanced Clinical II Lab
|EMC 360||Advanced Field Internship||2|
|EMC 362||Advanced Field Internship II||4|
|EMC 400||Emergency Care Systems Management||3|
|FSE 489||Topical Seminar:___||3|
|Students must select one of the following Concentrations:|
|Emergency Services Administration||25|
|Choose from 19 hours of free electives||19|
|BIO 307||Human Anatomy and Physiology I||3|
|BIO 308||Human Anatomy and Physiology II||3|
|Introductory Chemistry (Element 4) G|
|Introductory Chemistry Lab (Element 4) G|
|Introductory Chemistry II|
and Introductory Chemistry Lab II
|EMC 420||Emergency Services Design and Budget||3|
|EMC 430||Legal and Ethical Aspects of Emergency Services||3|
|or EMC 430W||Legal and Ethical Aspects of Emergency Services|
|EMC 440||EMS Instruction||3|
|EMC 480||Topics in Emergency Medicine||3|
|Introduction to Psychology (Element 5B) G|
|PSY 308||Abnormal Psychology||3|
Course also satisfies a General Education element. Hours are included within the 36 hr. General Education requirement above. A maximum of 3 cr. hr. will count toward Element 4.