Firefighter-EMSP, Diploma (FI12) Diploma

Program Description: The Firefighter/Emergency Medical Services Professional diploma program is designed to prepare students for entry level employment in the public safety areas of fire service and emergency medical services. Upon completion of the Firefighter/Emergency Medical Services Professional diploma, students may be eligible for certification and/or licensure in the following areas: Firefighter I, EMT, and AEMT.

Note: criminal background checks and drug screens may be required based on the requirements for participation in clinical experiences. Completion of the program of study leads to a diploma in Firefighter/EMSP.

Length of Program: Six (6) Semesters

Locations Offered:

Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admission criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age: N/A

Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Program Final Exit Point: Firefighter/EMSP, Diploma.

Credits Required for Graduation: 55 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.

Books: $671.40
Fees: $301.00
Tuition: $1,500.00
Total: $2,472.40
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Fees: $301.00
Tuition: $1,500.00
Total: $2,104.30
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Fees: $301.00
Tuition: $900.00
Total: $1,400.40
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Total: $1,001.00
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Fees: $301.00
Tuition: $1,000.00
Total: $1,414.60
1: Basic Skills Courses (8 Hours) 8
ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I 3
PSYC 1010 Basic Psychology 3
And one of the following (3 hours) 3
MATH 1012 Foundations of Mathematics 3
MATH 1013 Algebraic Concepts 3
MATH 1015 Geometry and Trigonometry 3
2: Institutional Credit (3 hours) 3
COLL 1500 Student Success 3
3: Occupational Courses (44 hours) 44
COMP 1000 Intro to Computer Literacy 3
EMSP 1110 Introduction to EMT Profession 3
EMSP 1120 EMT Assess/AirwayMgmtPharm 3
EMSP 1130 MedicalEmergencies for EMT 3
EMSP 1140 Special Patient Populations 3
EMSP 1150 Shock and Trauma for the EMT 3
EMSP 1160 Clinical/PracticalApps for EMT 1
EMSP 1510 Advanced Concepts for the AEMT 3
EMSP 1520 Advanced PatientCare for AEMT 3
EMSP 1530 Clinical Applications for AEMT 1
EMSP 1540 Clinical/PracticalApps forAEMT 3
FRSC 1020 BasicFirefighter-EMS Fundament 3
FRSC 1030 Basic Firefighter - MODULE I 5
FRSC 1040 Basic Firefighter - MODULE II 3
FRSC 1141 Hazardous Materials Operations 4
Faculty & Staff
Program Chair

Fire Science Technology Faculty, School of Professional Services

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