Plan of Study
Paramedic Associate of Applied Science Degree

Pre-Requisites Credits
BIOH 101 Foundations of Human Biology [Available Online] 3
AHMS 144 Medical Terminology [Available Online] 3
WRIT 121 Introduction to Technical Writing [Available Online] 3
CAPP 120 Introduction to Computers [Available Online] 3
M 114 Extended Technical Math [Available Online] 3
ECP 200 Transition to Paramedicine [Online Only] 3
Fall Semester Paramedic Core I (September-December)
ECP 206 EMS Case Studies [Online Only] 4
ECP 201 Paramedic Fundamentals 3
ECP 202 Paramedic Fundamentals Lab 1
ECP 230 Trauma            2
ECP 232 Pulmonary 2
ECP 233 Trauma/Pulmonary Lab & (PHTLS) 1
ECP 216 Hospital Clinical I 5
Spring Semester Paramedic Core II (January-April)
ECP 207 Cardiology 4
ECP 208 Cardiology Lab & (ACLS) 1
ECP 242 Medical 2
ECP 243 Medical Lab 1
ECP 220 Special Considerations 1
ECP 221 OB/Neonate/Pediatrics 2
ECP 222 OB/Neonate/Pediatrics Lab & (NRP) & (PALS) 1
ECP 246 Hospital Clinical II 6
Summer Semester Paramedic Core III (May-August)
ECP 251 NREMT Exam Preparation Lab 1
ECP 295 Field Internship            8
ECP 291 Special Topics (Critical Care Hybrid Class) 3

COMX 106 Communication in a Dynamic Workplace [Available Online]

3
Restricted Elective 3
Total minimum credits required for degree 72

Program Hours Breakdown

Classroom / Lab Hours: 900 hours
Hospital Clinical Hours: 516 hours
Field Internship Hours: 360 hours
Total Program Hours: 1776 hours

Program Certifications/Certificates/Degree

Prehospital Trauma Life Support Provider Certification
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider Certification
Neonatal Resuscitation Program Provider Certification
Pediatric Advance Life Support Provider Certification
Critical Care Transport Provider (CCTP) Course Completion Certificate
National Registry/Nationally Accredited Paramedic Program Completion Certificate
Paramedic, Associate of Applied Science Degree

Students should check course descriptions for required prerequisites.

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NOTE: This is a general program overview. For specific graduation requirements, please refer to the City College at MSU Billings catalog and visit with an academic or faculty advisor.


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