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Save Lives in a Critical Career

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As the most highly trained pre-hospital emergency care provider, the paramedic accepts the responsibility for immediate patient care. A paramedic must be willing to accept the demanding challenge of this care and direct others to carry out treatment plans. The Paramedic Program at South Central College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Medical Services Professions (CoAEMSP).

Prerequisite: Student must possess a minimum of either a National Registry EMT basic certification card or a State of Minnesota EMT basic certification card before beginning and maintain certification throughout the program.

Campus: North Mankato

Program Start Date: Fall Semester

Application Window:  TBA

Application Packet: pdfIntensive_Care_Paramedic_Application_2020.pdf

Allied Health Majors

One in every ten jobs in the U.S. today are in the healthcare industry. From technicians to those on the front line of patient care, opportunities abound. Many well-paying healthcare careers require just two years of college to get started.