Emergency Medical Services/Fire Science (EMSFO.S.AAS)

67.0 Credit Hours

The Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Fire Science option is designed to augment the skills of the practicing paramedic. Paramedics are challenged with a variety of courses to increase their skill sets in fire technical areas. Students will gain experience from currently practicing paramedics, fire fighters and managers. This degree allows students to capitalize on their paramedic education, positioning themselves for advancement within the fire service. Interested students should contact the EMS offices at 937-512-5338 or contact an academic advisor.

Prerequisites: EMS 1150 and EMS 1155 and HIM 1101

Program Outcomes

  • Discuss the behaviors of people when dealing with public service emergencies. Include characteristics related to EMS and fire and reflect on local, regional and historical perspectives.
  • Describe how EMS operates within a fire service model: Include characteristics of crew configurations, job duties, job satisfaction, cross training and delivery of health care services.
  • Demonstrate entry-level competency in the cognitive, psychomotor and affective domains of paramedic education.

Curriculum

Physical Education Elective 1 credit hour
BIO 1107: Human Biology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
EMS 1150: Emergency Medical Technician: Lecture View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 5 credit hours
EMS 1155: Laboratory for Emergency Medical Technician View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
EMS 2100: Applied Anatomy, Physiology & Pathophysiology for Emergency Medical Services Provider View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
EMS 2105: Paramedic 1: Lecture View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
EMS 2110: Paramedic 1: Laboratory View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
EMS 2125: Paramedic 2: Lecture View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 5 credit hours
EMS 2130: Paramedic 2: Laboratory View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
EMS 2135: Paramedic 2: Clinical View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
EMS 2150: Paramedic 3: Lecture View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 5 credit hours
EMS 2155: Paramedic 3: Laboratory View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
EMS 2160: Paramedic 3: Clinical View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
EMS 2175: Paramedic 4: Lecture View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
EMS 2180: Paramedic 4: Field Experience View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
EMS 2200: Paramedic 5: Integration / Refresher Lecture View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
EMS 2205: Paramedic 5: Integration / Refresher Laboratory View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
ENG 1101: English Composition I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
FST 1111: Fire Behavior & Combustion View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
FST 1112: Principles of Emergency Services View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
FST 1113: Fire Prevention View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
FST 2230: Principles of Fire & Emergency Services Safety & Survival View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
HIM 1101: Medical Terminology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
PSY 1100: General Psychology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
Course Option: {COM 2211 OR COM 2206} 3 credit hours
Course Option: {MAT 1440 OR MAT 1130} MAT 1130 OR MAT 1445} 3 credit hours
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