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Paramedic

Applications for the 2024-2025 year will be open January 1, 2024 - March 31, 2024.

Program Coordinator/Instructor:  Mark Doerfler

Paramedic Instructor:  Gary Green

The goal of this program is to prepare competent entry-level Paramedics in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains with or without exit points at the Advanced Emergency Medical Technician and/or Emergency Medical Technician, and/or Emergency Medical Responder levels.

The Mid-East Career and Technology Center's Paramedic program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Education Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (www.coaemsp.org/)

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
25400 US Highway 19 N., 
Suite 158 
Clearwater, FL 33763 
727-210-2350 
www.caahep.org  

To contact CoAEMSP:
8301 Lakeview Parkway
Suite 111-312 
Rowlett, TX 75088 
Phone: 214-703-8445 
Fax: 214-703-8992
www.coaemsp.org

Pre-Admission Requirements

  1. Must be at least 18 years of age
  2. Adult Education Application - will be submitted once you've filled out your online registration. You will also gain access to your online account portal. 
  3. Submit a copy of your high school or equivalency transcript through your online account portal
  4. Take a pre-entrance assessment with passing WorkKeys scores and Wonderlic of 15 or higher. You may also submit test scores taken within one year. Test score submissions or testing deadline is May 1, 2024.
  5. Submit EMT certification through your online account portal
  6. Submit a copy of your driver's license through your online account portal
  7. Submit a copy of your NIMS 100 and NIMS 700 certificates through your online account portal
  8. Submit a copy of your immunization record and current flu shot through your online account portal 
  9. Fill out your FAFSA for Federal Student Aid using the following link https://studentaid.gov/h/apply-for-aid/fafsa (School code: 012967)

After acceptance but before first clinical experience

  1. After the program begins we will complete a BCI/FBI background check. The background check must be free of any current charges, incarceration, and/or parole or probation for a felony offense.

After class completion

  1. Are eligible to take the National Registry Exam after successfully completing this program.

PREPARE TO EARN CERTIFICATION IN:
Paramedic National Registry Exam

State of Ohio Accreditation: Site #321

1000 hrs
Approx. 40 weeks

Class for 2024-2025 school year will be a 1-Unit Day Course.

August 5, 2024 - June 25, 2025 (Dates are tentative)
8:00 am - 4:30 pm 

 

Clinical Make-Up Time $25/hour

Total Charges:  $10,267
Included in the above are tuition, fees, books, laptop, National Registry test, and materials.

Breakdown of total:

  • Books/Laptop:  $2,215
  • Supplies:  $620
  • Tuition/Fees:  $7,432

CIP CODE: 51.0904 

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 Paramedic

 COMPLETION 

 PLACEMENT 

 LICENSURE 

 2016-2017

97%

100%

75%

 2017-2018 72% 100% 95%
 2018-2019 97% 83% 83%
 2019-2020 96% 100%

86%

Course Content

• Anatomy & Physiology
• Disaster Planning
• Defensive Driving
• Ambulance Design
• Care of Coronary Patients
• Intravenous Therapy
• Special Rescue Systems

*Students must pass the Paramedic National Registry Exam to obtain employment as a Paramedic.