This program is for those who have completed the paramedic program at Ascension-Genesys EMS Education. A Paramedic is a person trained to give emergency medical care to people who are seriously ill with the aim of stabilizing them before they are taken to hospital.
Completion of a paramedic program at Ascension-Genesys EMS Education which has been approved by the Department of Consumer and Industry Services (25 credits).
Conviction of a criminal offense may make graduates of the Graduate Paramedic Program ineligible to take their licensure exam. All applicants for a health profession license or registration in Michigan are required to submit fingerprints and undergo a criminal background check. In addition, some clinical sites require students to complete criminal background checks and submit to drug screening procedures prior to the clinical experience. All background checks and drug screenings are at the student's expense.
Pre-requisites: Must place at college level reading on the MCC placement test, or successfully complete RDNG 030 or ENGL 100 .
NOTE: Some programs require taking COMG-153; for these programs, the Test-Out option is not available. For those programs that do not require COMG-153, the competency test-out option is available and can be taken in the Academic Testing Center, located on the 3rd floor of the Mott Library.
Program Total: Credits 64-71 / 47-54 Contact Hours