Tyler Junior College

Emergency Medical Services Professions

Emergency Medical Service Professions (AAS)

Associate of Applied Science | 2014-2015 Catalog

Total Semester Hours: 68

EMSP 1501 Emergency Medical Technician - Basic
EMSP 1166 Practicum-EMT OR
    Field Experience - Emergency Medical Technology/Technician)

Semester I

EMSP 1167 Paramedic Practicum I
EMSP 1355 Trauma Management
EMSP 1338 Introduction to Advanced Practice
EMSP 1356 Patient Assessment and Airway Management
EMSP 2348 Emergency Pharmacology

Semester II

EMSP 1168  Paramedic Practicum II
EMSP 1169 Paramedic Practicum III
EMSP 2243 Assessment Based Management
EMSP 2330 Special Populations
EMSP 2338 EMS Operations
EMSP 2434 Medical Emergencies
EMSP 2444 Cardiology


EMSP 1149 Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support
EMSP 2135 Advanced Cardiac Life Support
EMSP 1147 Pediatric Life Support
EMSP 2166 Paramedic Practicum IV
EMSP 2167 Paramedic Practicum V

Semester III**

PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth and Development
BIOL 2401 Anatomy and Physiology I*
HITT 1305 Medical Terminology I
HITT 1303 Medical Terminology II

Semester IV

Select 1 Language, Philosophy and Culture Core course; OR
    Select 1 Creative Arts Core course;  (See Core Curriculum)
BIOL 2402 Anatomy and Physiology II
ENGL 1301 Composition I
PSYC 2301 General Psychology

Courses titled in bold type represent general education core courses and may be taken prior to acceptance into EMSP program.

*BIOL 2404 is recommended as preparation for BIOL 2401 for
students who do not have a strong background in biology but
BIOL 2404 will not substitute for BIOL 2401.

** EMS Certification as an EMT-Basic is required to continue to Semester II.

EMS Contact Information

Shay Steel
Program Coordinator
Office: Pirtle T262

Email: sste4@tjc.edu

Telephone: 903-510-2112