EMT Paramedic - Management Major (EMTP-M)

Description

The emergency medical technician administers life-saving care to the sick and injured. The Paramedic program at Cincinnati State leads to an Associate of Applied Science degree, and includes training in basic and advanced life support.

Students who complete the Management major are prepared to assume supervisory and administrative roles within the field of Emergency Medical Services.

Related Programs

Program Code

EMTP-M.AAS

Accreditation

The program is accredited by the Ohio Department of Public Safety, Division of Emergency Medical Services, P.O. Box 182073, 1970 West Broad Street, Columbus, OH 43218-2073. Phone: (614) 466-9447.

Credentialing: Students are eligible to take the National Registry cognitive and practical examinations after completing the three Paramedic Theory and Practice courses.

Benefits

Employment Options

Graduates Are Prepared To

  • Provide basic and advanced life support in the pre-hospital setting
  • Be employed in a hospital emergency department
  • Take the National Registry cognitive and practical examinations

Representative Job Titles For Graduates

  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Paramedic

Graduate Starting Salary Projections

$31,020 median annual salary

Employment Outlook

Employment of emergency medical technicians (EMTs) and paramedics is projected to grow 23 percent by 2022, much faster than the average for all occupations.

Curriculum

Program Prerequisites: AFM 092 Introductory Algebra or appropriate placement test score, and EMS 110 Emergency Medical Technician Theory and Practice or EMT-Basic Certification in the State of Ohio.

Accounting (ACC)

 
Semester 1 Lec Lab Credits
ENG 101 English Composition 1 ( G) 3 0 3
PSY 110 Introduction to Psychology ( G 3 0 3
MGT 101 Principles of Management ( B 3 0 3
MAT 115 Pre-Statistics ( G 2 2 3
FYE 1XX First Year Experience Elective (B)   1 0 1
Semester 2      
ENG 102 English Composition 2: Contemporary Issues (G) 3 0 3
MGT 105 Human Resource Management ( B 3 0 3
PHI 110 Ethics ( G) 3 0 3
COMM 110 Public Speaking ( B 3 0 3
Semester 3      
EMS 120 Paramedic Anatomy and Physiology ( B 3 0 3
MGT 220 Leadership ( B 3 0 3
LBR 105 Introduction to Labor and Employee Relations ( B 3 0 3
Semester 4      
EMS 211 Paramedic 1 ( T 7 0 7
EMS 221 Paramedic 1 Lab ( T 0 3 1
EMS 231 Paramedic 1 Practicum ( T 1 9 2
Semester 5      
EMS 212 Paramedic 2 ( T 1 40 2
EMS 222 Paramedic 2 Lab ( T 3 0 3
EMS 222 Paramedic 2 Practicum ( T 1 11 3
Semester 6      
EMS 213 Paramedic 3 ( T 6 0 6
EMS 223 Paramedic 3 Lab ( T 0 3 1
EMS 233   1 11 3
Total Credits:   49 48 64

Electives

First Year Experience Elective  
FYE 100 College Survival Skills 1
FYE 105 College Success Strategies 2
FYE 110 Community College Experience 3

Contacts

Program Chair
William (Bill) Mehbod, BS, EMT-P
513-569-4946