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Paramedic Certificate

Gainful Employment Disclosure: Emergency Medical Training-Paramedic

Students interested in the Paramedic Certificate must be certified as an Ohio EMT. Students completing the Paramedic certificate are able to:

  • Meet requirements to take the National Registry Paramedic examination.

  • Perform all duties of the Paramedic.

  • Initiate full cardiac monitoring, endotracheal intubation, perform manual defibrillation and synchronized cardioversion, perform appropriate drug therapy, relieve tension pneumothorax and perform crico-thyrotomy when authorized by a medical director.

Paramedic Program Outcomes (by course completion year)

2017 2018 2019
Written* (NREMT) 85.2% (23/27) 81.8% (9/11) 93.75% (10/11)
Practical* (NREMT) 100% (27) 100% (11) 100% (11)
Retention (Students) 90% (27/30) 91.7% (11/12) 84.6% (11/13)
 Positive Placement (Field) 100% (27) 100% (11) 100% (11)

*These numbers show success by the third attempt on the NREMT. 


Course #Course TitleCredit Hrs
EMS-2210 Paramedic I 13
EMS-2215 Paramedic Clinical 2.5
EMS-2220 Paramedic II 13
EMS-2225 Paramedic Field Experience 2.5
Total Required Credit Hours 31