Dec 11, 2023  
2019-2020 College Catalog 
2019-2020 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Paramedicine AAS Degree

For more information please see the Paramedicine Program Overview .


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 appropriate Mandatory Assessment scores in math, writing and reading.
  2. Completing the following courses:
    a. MATH 0930 Practical Math OR MATH 0940 Pre-Algebra with a C or above.
    b. ENGL 0970 Reading & Writing Essentials II with a C or above.
  3. Completing a 1000-level MATH or ENGL course with a D 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