Nov 29, 2023  
2023-2024 Panola College Catalog 
2023-2024 Panola College Catalog

Paramedic, Certificate

(TSI-Waived Program)

The Paramedic Certificate Program prepares students for a career in the diverse medical field of pre-hospital care as a paramedic. The student will be prepared to test for the paramedic certification through the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians. Upon successful completion, he/she will then be allowed to apply for state EMT-Paramedic certification. This program is approved by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), 25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763, (727) 210-2350.

Faculty advisor: Miranda Hagans, (903) 693-4024,

Prerequisite Semester

Semester Hours: 4

Semester Hours: 17

Summer Semester

Semester Hours: 5

Semester Hours: 14

Total Hours: 40


A student should take BIOL 2404  if only planning to take EMT and/or the Paramedic Certificate.

If a student plans to get the Paramedic Associate of Applied Science degree, take BIOL 2401  and BIOL 2402  (BIOL 2401  can be taken in place of BIOL 2404  and then do BIOL 2402  with semester I of Paramedic.)