Tyler Junior College

Emergency Medical Services Professions

Paramedic (Certificate)

Prerequisite: Successful completion of EMT-Basic curriculum - EMSP 1501, EMSP 1166.

Semester I Semester II
EMSP 1338 - Introduction to Advanced Practice
EMSP 1356 - Patient Assessment & Airway Management
EMSP 2348 - Emergency Pharmacology
EMSP 1355 - Trauma Management
EMSP 1167 - Paramedic Practicum I
EMSP 2338 - EMS Operations
EMSP 1168 - Paramedic Practicum II
EMSP 2444 - Cardiology
EMSP 2330 - Special Populations
EMSP 1169 - Paramedic Practicum III
EMSP 2243 - Assessment Based Management
EMSP 2434 - Medical Emergencies
Summer Session
EMSP 1149 - Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support
EMSP 2135 - Advanced Cardiac Life Support
EMSP 2147 - Pediatric Education for Pre-Hospital Providers
EMSP 2166 - Paramedic Practicum IV
EMSP 2167 - Paramedic Practicum V (Capstone Course)
Total Semester Hours: 42

Students must take and pass the HESI exam before setting for the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians examination.

Note: Special admission and retention rules apply to all portions of the emergency medical service professions program. See department chair for details. Admission to the program is selective and prior acceptance to the program is required before enrollment. All applicants must be able to pass a criminal background check that includes the provision of necessary documentation for the background check agency to make it reliable. Said documentation may include an authenticated social security card and positive identification such as a driver’s license or identification card.

EMS Contact Information

Edward Dushuanack
Temporary Program Director
Office: Pirtle T-255B

Email: edus@tjc.edu

Telephone: 903-510-3035

Advising contact: 903-510-2347