College of Continuing Professional Studies

About the CCPS Associate of Science in Emergency Medical Science Program

Students pursuing an associate of science degree in emergency medical science are required to have completed an approved emergency medical science program for which 30 semester hours credit for satisfactory completion will be awarded. Credit also is awarded for military training in this specialty upon completion of national registry certification.

Additional requirements for the emergency medical science program are as follows:

Choose one of the following:

ENVR 220: Intro to Environmental Ethics

OR

PHIL 305: Ethical Issues in Healthcare

ENGL 207: Expository Writing
COMM 211: Presentational Speaking
MATH 100: Intermediate Algebra
BIOL 102: General Biology

Choose one of the following:

MGMT 103: Business Foundations

OR

LDST 101: Foundations of Organizational Leadership

PSYC 101: Introduction to Psychology

Choose one of the following: 4-8 hours

BIOL 207: Anatomy and Physiology

OR (the combination of)

BIOL 205: Human Anatomy

AND

BIOL 206: Human Physiology

General Education Courses

Students must take the following courses as part of general education requirements:

ENGL 150: Composition

Choose one of the following:

GSTU 101: Introduction to Computers and Software
GSTU 210: Desktop Applications for PCs
GSTU 211: Desktop Applications for Macs

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