2017-2018 Catalog 
    
    May 23, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Paramedicine AAS Degree


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For more information please see the Paramedicine Program Overview .

Purpose


In addition to development of didactic, clinical and field skills, sciences and communications in the diploma, the AAS degree allows students to develop skills in medical terminology, humanities, and behavioral sciences.

Suggested Sequence of Courses 

Subtotal: 44


Basic Achievement Requirements


All graduates with an AA, AS, AAS or ADN will meet minimum achievements for math, writing and reading. Graduates can meet the requirement by:
Note: Scores for specific health program admission may vary from the scores listed. Please see the program director for more specific information.

   1.Acquiring appropiate Mandatory Assessment Placement (MAP) scores in math, writing and reading.
  OR  
  2. Completing the following courses:
    a. MATH 0980 Math Essentials with a C or above.
    AND
    b. ENGL 0970 Reading & Writing Essentials II with a C or above.

General Education Core Requirements


All graduates with an AA, AS, AAS or ADN will complete:
In addition to Paramedicine Diploma  General Education Core Requirements 14 credit(s) student need 1 credit from Group A, B C, D or E

  • GEN ED Group A: Communications 3 credit(s) from Diploma
    (Required:   OR higher )
  • GEN ED Group B: Critical Thinking and Problem Solving 8 credit(s) from Diploma
    (Required:   AND   OR higher AND   OR higher)
  • GEN ED Group C: Life and Career Goals; Group D: Information Technology Literacy or Group E: Global Awareness 3 credit(s) from Diploma
  • GEN ED Group A, B, C, D or E 2 credit(s)

Subtotal: 16


Total Credits for AAS Degree: 60


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